On May 12th after over twenty hours of deliberation, Brazil’s Senate voted 55 to 22 to suspend President Dilma Rousseff for 180 days and to commence an impeachment trial in the Senate. The allegations that eventually lead to this began on October 7th, 2015 when...
The trend of Americans voluntarily renouncing their U.S. citizenship is once again occurring in record numbers. This is according to the Treasury Department that releases the list of Americans renouncing their citizenship quarterly. If the numbers released from the...
If you are examining options for planning the eventual transfer of your wealth to your family beneficiaries, the establishment of one or more trusts may be an optimal choice. If you are unfamiliar with these types of financial structures, the purpose of this article...
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Barbosa Legal is pleased to announce that Bruna Barbosa will be a featured panelist at the 2018 EB-5 Convention Los Angeles on July 23-24. Bruna will speak about US and international tax considerations related to the EB-5 Visa. Audience members will include broker-dealers, developers, attorneys, regional centers, investors, and other EB-5 program stakeholders.
O Barbosa Legal tem o prazer de anunciar que a Bruna Barbosa será uma palestrante com destaque na Congresso EB-5 de 2018 em Los Angeles de 23 a 24 de julho. A Bruna falará sobre as considerações tributárias americanas e internacionais relacionadas ao visto EB-5. Os membros da audiência incluirão corretores, empreendedores, advogados, centros regionais, investidores e outras partes interessadas no programa EB-5.
Brazilian taxpayers recently took advantage of the 120-day period, which took place between March 3 and July 31, 2017, to voluntarily declare assets held abroad under the new regulations of the Brazilian Amnesty, first sanctioned in January 2016. http://ow.ly/Fi5Y30ek193
Asset protection in the British Virgin Islands, think twice! The BVI courts rendered an important decision in third party disclosure when a judgment creditor is attempting to gain information from a BVI company. More info: http://ow.ly/YFxH308lV3E
The new trend with foreign buyers… Commercial real estate. What are your advantages to owning commercial real estate as a foreign buyer? Commercial real estate can be a more stable, lucrative long-term investment vehicle that can produce wealth and income for generations to come. http://ow.ly/tSMI307Spg8
On November 2nd, 2016, the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Department of the Treasury finalized regulations on properties owned by foreign controlled corporations and foreign partnerships in order to cut down on tax avoidance. http://ow.ly/r2bM30768rd