Worker Visas: Tax Advantages & Challenges

December 2, 2020
Fox Rothschild LLP

9 – 11 am ET  |  6 – 8 am PT

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Join International Taxation & Wealth Planning Practice Chair Jerry August and Immigration Practice Co-Chair Alka Bahal for an examination of the obstacles and opportunities that exist for businesses utilizing various U.S. visa programs to fill critical leadership, trade and knowledge positions in their domestic operations.

Topics will include:

  • U.S. income and employment tax implications for foreign executives working in the United States
  • Withholding and U.S. Social Security tax considerations
  • U.S. tax reporting and compliance requirements, including foreign bank and investment accounts
  • Totalization and equalization provisions of employment agreements
  • Tax treaty considerations
  • Dual residency issues
  • Qualifications for L-1A/B and E-1/2 visas
  • Employment at a foreign entity
  • “Normal” vs. current visa application processes