New York, NY, January 30, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Jeffrey B. Kolodny, Member, Cozen O'Connor will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “FBAR and Tax Reporting for Foreign Assets: Best Compliance Practices You Need to Know Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled to be held on Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM (ET).
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About Jeffrey B. Kolodny
Jeffrey Kolodny, a member of Cozen O’Connor’s Private Client Services Practice Group, concentrates his practice on complex international and domestic estate planning and administration, specifically wealth preservation through effective tax planning, structuring, and personal planning for high net worth individuals and multinational families. Jeff’s international practice focuses on advising U.S. citizens and residents with assets abroad, foreign nationals with property in the United States, and fiduciaries with assets in multiple jurisdictions. Jeff frequently counsels individuals regarding the reporting of their offshore holdings, and has guided clients in connection with their participation in the Internal Revenue Service's offshore voluntary disclosure program and the streamlined procedures, similar state and local programs, and the domestication of their offshore holdings. Jeff also represents fiduciaries and beneficiaries in accounting proceedings, will contests, and other Surrogate’s Court proceedings. He frequently counsels family-owned businesses regarding the development and implementation of business succession plans.
About Cozen O'Connor
Ranked among the top law firms in the country, Cozen O’Connor has more than 675 attorneys in 26 offices across two continents. Clients rely on our lawyers’ comprehensive guidance in a broad range of matters, including private clients services, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, securities, corporate governance and compliance, intellectual property, tax, labor and employment, real estate, and litigation. The firm represents global, Fortune 500 companies, middle-market organizations poised for growth, ambitious startups, and high net worth families and individuals both in the United States and abroad. The attorneys in our Private Client Services Practice Group assist clients in all areas relating to wealth management, wealth transfer, philanthropic giving, and business succession planning.
Over the past years, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has been continuously monitoring and implementing rules for American citizens and residents with non-US financial accounts. However, with the changing landscape of offshore account reporting and the significant growth of civil and criminal penalties, challenges and pitfalls surrounding Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR) and U.S. tax reporting are remarkably increasing.
In this live webcast, a seasoned team of thought leaders, professionals and practitioners brought together by The Knowledge Group will provide and present to the audience an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals as well as best compliance practices in FBAR and Tax Reporting for Foreign Assets. Speakers will also present key issues, trends and recent developments surrounding this significant topic.
Key topics include:
· FBAR and Tax Reporting for Foreign Assets: Framework
· Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program
· Streamlined Procedures
· New FBAR and OVDP Rules
· Developments and Modifications
· Scope and Limitations
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars 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. To contact or register to an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/