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International tax, immigration and corporate law professionals outline effective strategies for doing business in the United States.

Breakfast Seminar: Building a Business in the United States

International tax, immigration and corporate law professionals outline effective strategies for doing business in the United States.  

The Seminar will address:

  • Typical stages of U.S. expansion and their tax implications
  • Key provisions of the Canada-U.S. Tax Treaty
  • State and local taxation – an overview
  • Acquisition, financing and repatriation considerations
  • Transfer pricing considerations
  • The challenge of frequent travelers: who is a business visitor and who needs a work permit
  • Most frequently used categories of work permits for Canadians working in the U.S.
  • Creation of companies in the U.S.
  • Principal types of legal entities, most common jurisdictions used


Gerry DeLuca, C.A., C.P.A.,Partner in International and U.S. Taxation
Demers Beaulne LLP, Montreal 

Gerry has over 20 years experience advising Canadian, U.S. and other foreign based companies. His clients benefit from his extensive knowledge regarding initial investment structures in the U.S., Canada and abroad, including matters dealing with tax-efficient financing and repatriation planning strategies.


Julie LessardPartner and Head of Business Immigration Practice
BCF Law, Montreal 

Ms. Lessard provides strategic advice in the planning, implementation and management of global personnel mobility to numerous Fortune 500 companies as well as to emerging companies in a variety of industries. She assists businesses in the choice of immigration and repatriation strategies, regardless of the country of origin or destination. She possesses considerable expertise in U.S. immigration challenges and issues. 


Vincent Allard, Lawyer, CEO
CorpoMax, U.S. Incorporation Services, Newark, Delaware 

Mr. Allard provides corporate services to help businesses set up and do business in the United States, providing services to companies and professionals from over 50 countries. He also provides advice concerning trademarks and other aspects of doing business in the United States. He conducts various international seminars and conferences on these topics. 

Where: Marriott Chateau Champlain Hotel, Salon Neufchatel, 1050 de la Gauchetière West, Montreal

When: Tuesday, April 12, 2016, from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Continental breakfast to be served
Presentations and discussions to be in both English and French

Cost: AmCham members - $40Non-members - $55
plus GST and PST.

Register before April 8, to reserve your spot for this event!  Space is limited. 

For more information, contact: 
Stephanie Perlis  
Telephone: 514-516-2802 | 




April 12th, 2016 8:00 AM   through   10:00 AM
Marriott Chateau Champlain Hotel, Salon Neufchatel
1050 de la Gauchetière West
Montreal, QC
AmCham Canada member (including gst/pst) $ 45.99
Non-member (including gst/pst) $ 63.24
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