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Real Estate

Before purchasing real estate in the US, foreign investors should appropriately plan to minimize US tax exposure. The US tax system is one of the most complicated tax rules in the world and as such, it represents a vast array of traps and pitfalls for the unwary.

Our tax attorneys can help our clients identify the entity structure that fits the tax profile of the investor. The most important aspect of investing in real estate in the US for foreign investors is the business structure. We can assist the investor utilize a proper structure to minimize tax and eliminate liability exposure for the investor. A proper structure will ensure that the investor will be able to minimize tax during the ownership phase and at the sale phase. During the ownership phase of real estate, we can provide tax planning and tax preparation services to minimize US tax exposure. Most importantly, at the time of sale, we can help significantly minimize US tax exposure and enhance after sale cash flow to the investor.