foreign tax credit
Foreign Tax Credit Refund Claim Denied as Untimely
Our International Tax Group discusses a recent case that offers a cautionary tale on statutory limitations periods and shows how even seemingly straightforward provisions are open to interpretation.
10 years vs. three years vs. two years?
When is a refund “attributable to” foreign taxes?
What does it mean to “pay” taxes?
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International Tax Reform Is Here
Our International Tax Group reveals how savvy and flexible taxpayers can optimize their tax position in the new landscape created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
New territorial system and mandatory repatriation
Anti-base erosion measures
Changes to Subpart F and other provisions
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Few Changes in Final Rules on Foreign Tax Credit Splitters
On February 9, 2015, the U.S. Treasury released final regulations on foreign tax credit (FTC) splitting arrangements (the “2015 Regulations”). The final rules, released the same day that the 2012 temporary and proposed regulations were set to expire, offer some definitional and other clarifications and add useful illustrations. But for the most part, the 2015 Regulations adopt the prior proposed and temporary regulations, including the exclusive list of FTC splitter arrangements. Notably, the final rules fail to address several “mechanical issues” (i.e., issues concerning the tracking [...]Read more