New York, NY, December 19, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that William P. (“Bill”) Elliott, CPA, J.D., LL.M , International Tax Director, Tax Member, Warren Averett, LLC, will speak at a 2-hour webcast entitled “Understanding New IRS and Treasury Foreign Tax Credit Regulations and Guidance LIVE Webcast.” This event is scheduled for January 23, 2013 from 12pm-2pm (ET).
About William P. (“Bill”) Elliott, CPA, J.D., LL.M
Bill Elliott joined the Firm in 2012 as a Member and International Tax Director. He is a Certified Public Accountant and international tax lawyer with more than 30 years of diversified international and domestic tax planning and compliance experience. Bill directs the specialized services and resources of the Firm to meet the international tax needs of clients Firm-wide focusing on all areas of cross-border taxation. Bill has extensive experience in U.S. cross-border taxation and planning and structuring operations with respect to North America, including Canada and Mexico as well as all countries in Europe (both civil law and common law tax and legal jurisdictions) the Asia-Pacific, and Latin and South America and other emerging economies and jurisdictions.
Bill directs the specialized services and resources of the Firm to meet the international tax needs of clients firm-wide focusing on all areas of cross-border taxation.
About Warren Averett, LLC
With more than 575 team members and 12 offices spanning from the Tennessee Valley to the Gulf of Mexico, Warren Averett ranks among the top 35 CPA firms in the nation and within the top 5 largest southeastern firms. In April 2012, Accounting Today coined Warren Averett as a regional leader and pacesetter for growth. Warren Averett offers clients depth and experience in a variety of industries including healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, construction, aerospace and defense, life sciences and technology, public sector and real estate, with services that span beyond audit and tax to include wealth management, staffing and recruiting, technology consulting, financial outsourcing, and retirement plan administration and investments. Office locations include Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery, Cullman, Anniston, Auburn, Foley and Fairhope, Ala., and Pensacola, Fort Walton Beach, Destin, and Crestview, Florida.
To know more about William P. (“Bill”) Elliott and Warren Averett, LLC please visit www.warrenaverett.com
Tax planners and preparers with international clients must understand and be able to apply the newly issued regulations under Sections 901 and 909 of the Internal Revenue Code. In addition, the IRS and Treasury continue to work on new guidance, including cross-border transactions covered by section 901(m) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Join the panel of experts as they explore and explain the new regulations set under Sections 901 and 909 and other recent foreign tax credit guidance. Hear their expert opinions that will help taxpayers and their advisers understand their implications. This two-hour Live Webcast will address the key following issues:
- Temporary regulations under Section 909
- Final Regulations under Section 901
- Section 901(m)
- Potential Impact of the rules on foreign tax credit planning
- Best Practices to comply with the regulations
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. Its mission is to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webcasts that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format.
The organization brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts to study the impact of changes and emerging trends. Hear from leading government officials/regulators, key thought leaders, and industry experts objectively analyze the latest trends and issues and their impact on industries. For further details, please visit the organization’s website: www.knowledgecongress.org