International Corporate Tax Director
A lawyer with 25 years’ US domestic and international tax experience, Brad advises on corporate structures, private investors, venture capital, and private equity funds. He has Big 4 experience in both the US and Europe (Arthur Andersen, PwC and Deloitte) working with large multinational companies as well as fast-growth companies on US corporate and international tax topics, from both inbound and outbound perspectives. While working at PwC in Silicon Valley, he assisted in the due-diligence processes and structuring of acquisitions for clients ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, as well as large venture capital firms.
Brad’s time is spent managing the Corporate division, which has a particular focus on funds, both US investors into foreign funds, and foreign funds who invest in the US.
Another focus of Brad’s expertise is in US Expansion. He advises start-ups and early-stage tech companies on the tax issues of doing business with US customers, structuring for US investors and having a presence in the US.
He speaks regularly at conferences on both these topics to industry professionals and businesses with potential US tax obligations.
Brad has a J.D. from The George Washington University and a B.S. in Accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is a licensed attorney in the state of Illinois.
Did you Know?
Fact SevenThanks to FATCA banks must disclose their American account holders to the IRS or local tax authority.
Fact SixThe IRS is actively looking for non compliant US persons.
Fact FiveIt takes an average of 16 hours to do IRS Form 1040.
Fact FourThere are over 500 IRS tax forms.
Fact ThreeSince 1916, illegal income has been taxable.
Fact TwoUS persons must file tax returns no matter where they live and work.
Text One7 million Americans abroad
only 500,000 compliant