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“Doing Business in the USA” US Expansion May Seminar, Birmingham

16 May 2019

The United States remains a key place for entrepreneurs all over the world to fuel their next stage of Black country business festival us expansionbusiness growth through US Expansion. The US is a big country, however, so where should a European entrepreneur look to set up their US business?

Nora Rothrock joins Avitus Group in Birmingham in presenting the important steps necessary to help you enter the market, establish your business and operate successfully.  A panel of expert speakers will ensure you gain an understanding of all the relevant areas.

  • Meet market experts
  • Help with building your company strategy in the market
  • Identifying opportunities in the market
  • Help with benchmarking existing competition
  • Opportunity for 1:1 consultation with market specialists
  • Opportunity for networking and a light breakfast

When: 16 May 2019, 08:30 – 13:00
Where: West Bromich Albion Football Club, The Hawthorns, West Bromich, West Midlands, B71 4LF

Below is the agenda. You must Register to confirm your attendance. If you have any questions regarding this seminar, contact Avitus.


08.30am – Registration and refreshments
09.00am – Welcome, Corin Crane, CEO, Black Country Chamber of Commerce
09.10am – One Stop Shop For A USA Entry, Dr Frank Levene, EVP Avitus Group
09.40am – DIT – Comprehensive Support, Lynn Shaw, DIT Head of Global Programmes
10.10am – Fairfax County, Ian Metcalf, UK Director
10.35am – State of Kentucky, Morgan Pierstoff, European Director
11.00am – Break and refreshments
11.15am – USA Tax Compliance & Planning, Nora Northrock, Managing Director, US Tax & Financial
11.30am – USA Banking, Damian Glover, Regional Director, Santander
11.50am – Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Richard Kilner, Managing Director
12.10pm – USA Visa & Immigration, Will Diaz, Associate Partner, Fragomen LLP
12.40pm – Q&A, Wrap Up, Networking & Close, Moderator, Dr Frank Levene

Did you Know?

  • Fact Seven

    Thanks to FATCA banks must disclose their American account holders to the IRS or local tax authority.
  • Fact Six

    The IRS is actively looking for non compliant US persons.
  • Fact Five

    It takes an average of 16 hours to do IRS Form 1040.
  • Fact Four

    There are over 500 IRS tax forms.
  • Fact Three

    Since 1916, illegal income has been taxable.
  • Fact Two

    US persons must file tax
    returns no matter where they live and work.
  • Text One

    7 million Americans abroad
    only 500,000 compliant

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