Corporate Senior Tax Manager
James Debate joined US Tax & Financial Services from the US Business Tax Group at Deloitte in London. He is experienced in delivering tax consulting and compliance services across a range of industries; predominantly focused on the financial sector, with exposure to private equity and hedge funds.
James’ consulting experience covers a broad range of topics, including FATCA compliance, transfer pricing studies, and US expansion for businesses.
James has an LL.B. in Law from The College of Law and a BSc from Imperial College London. He achieved his Enrolled Agent qualification in 2015 and currently advises European businesses on all aspects of US taxation.
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