Doing Business in the USA (DIT Northeast)
15 November 2021
Are you considering additional growth in the US market in 2021/2022? Join the Doing Business in the USA. Access an array of speakers who can support UK businesses with US investment aspirations.
The Department for International Trade (DIT) invites you to a panel discussion on how to enter and thrive in one of the most competitive markets in the world – the USA. Join Nora Rothrock and an experienced panel of industry professionals discussing practical tips and advice on Doing Business in the USA.
Delegates can explore the comprehensive operational support needed to establish, grow and streamline US business activity. Join this event to learn more about what you need to know and plan for in your US expansion and the tools you can leverage.
When: 15 November 2021, 14:30 – 16:00
Where: Zoom (details to be sent upon registration)
14.30-14.35: Welcome, Simon Crosby, Lead DIT International Trade Advisor
14.35-14.40: Setting the US Stage, Dr Frank Levene, Principal Blue Link Worldwide
14.40-14.47: Jax US Partnership, John Freeman, Senior Director, Business Development & Global Cities Initiatives
14.47-14.54: Pennsylvania, Richard Kilner, Managing Director, European Investment Office
14.54-15.01: Market Research & Market Planning, Steve Lanier, President AWC
15.01-15.08: The USA Legal System, Peter Snaith, Partner, Womble Bond Dickenson
15.08-15.15: US Tax Planning & Compliance, US Tax & Financial Services, Nora Rothrock, Group Managing Director, US Tax & Financial Services
15.15-15.22: IP & Warranties – US Imperatives, Simon Bradbury, Partner, Appleyard Lees
15.22-15.29: US Insurance Market Place, Elaine Lamb, Client Director, Partners&.
15.29-15.45: Q&A, Moderated by Dr Frank Levene
15.45-16.00: Wrap Up and Break Out 1-2-1 Sessions, Simon Crosby
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