Past Event

Building a Business in the United States
When: Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 07:30 - Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 10:00

The 'Building a Business in the United States' breakfast 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
  • Acquisition, financing and repatriation aspects
  • U.S. tax reform (Tax Cut & Jobs Act) and its impact on U.S.-Canadian cross-border tax planning
  • Transfer pricing considerations
  • Who is a genuine business visitor in US immigration perspective? 
  • How to navigate the US immigration and work permit system efficiently for cross-border business

** Presentations and discussions to be in both English and French


GERRY DE LUCA, C.A., C.P.A., Partner in International and U.S. Taxation, Demers Beaulne LLP, Montreal

Gerry provides strategic tax advice to 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 LESSARD, Partner 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.

Date: Thursday, May 31, 2018
Time: 7:30am to 10:00am (continental breakfast will be served)
Place: BCF Law Office, 1100 boul. Rene-Levesque Ouest (West), Montreal, QC H3B 5C9
Cost: $40 +tax (AmCham members); $55 +tax (non-members)

Pre-registration is required. Please register HERE. Registrations due May 24.

Hosted By
AmCham Quebec