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Dana L. Trier

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

New York, NY, USA


Mr. Trier is counsel in Davis Polk’s Tax Department. His practice focuses on domestic and international tax planning for corporate mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, spinoffs and private equity investments. He also has a substantial amount of experience in financial transactions such as convertible debt instruments, equity derivatives, securitization and project finance, and has done a significant amount of work involving novel executive compensation and employee benefits arrangements and insurance products. In addition to his tax planning practice, he has represented clients on ruling and legislative matters and in tax controversies.

Mr. Trier most recently served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy in the U.S. Treasury Department, where he oversaw the Office of the Tax Legislative Counsel, assisted in establishing and implementing the legislative goals of the Office, and coordinated the administrative guidance projects of the Office.  He rejoined Treasury in 2017, having previously served as the Department’s Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy, Tax Legislative Counsel and Deputy Tax Legislative Counsel from 1988 to 1989.
Dana L. Trier is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment The International Tax Reform Provisions—Part 1 - The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Navigating the New Landscape, Monday, February 05, 2018
Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities - The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Navigating the New Landscape, Monday, February 05, 2018
Section 199A: Opportunities and Uncertainties Surrounding the New Deduction for Qualifying Pass-Through Income - Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Update 2018: Issues for U.S. Businesses and Individuals, Monday, April 23, 2018
Business Interest Deductions under New Section 163(j): Interpretive Issues and Impact on Transaction Planning - Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Update 2018: Issues for U.S. Businesses and Individuals, Monday, April 23, 2018
Financial Instruments in M&A and Other Corporate Transactions - Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2018, Monday, October 22, 2018
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities - Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities, Monday, February 05, 2018
The International Tax Reform Provisions—Part 1 - The International Tax Reform Provisions—Part 1 , Monday, February 05, 2018
Business Interest Deductions under New Section 163(j): Interpretive Issues and Impact on Transaction Planning - Business Interest Deductions under New Section 163(j): Interpretive Issues and Impact on Transaction Planning, Monday, April 23, 2018
Section 199A: Opportunities and Uncertainties Surrounding the New Deduction for Qualifying Pass-Through Income - Section 199A: Opportunities and Uncertainties Surrounding the New Deduction for Qualifying Pass-Through Income, Monday, April 23, 2018
Financial Instruments in M&A and Other Corporate Transactions - Financial Instruments in M&A and Other Corporate Transactions, Monday, October 22, 2018
Transcripts  Transcripts The International Tax Reform Provisions—Part 1 - The International Tax Reform Provisions—Part 1 , Monday, February 05, 2018
Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities - Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities, Monday, February 05, 2018
Business Interest Deductions under New Section 163(j): Interpretive Issues and Impact on Transaction Planning - Business Interest Deductions under New Section 163(j): Interpretive Issues and Impact on Transaction Planning, Monday, April 23, 2018
Section 199A: Opportunities and Uncertainties Surrounding the New Deduction for Qualifying Pass-Through Income - Section 199A: Opportunities and Uncertainties Surrounding the New Deduction for Qualifying Pass-Through Income, Monday, April 23, 2018
Financial Instruments in M&A and Other Corporate Transactions - Financial Instruments in M&A and Other Corporate Transactions, Monday, October 22, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg The International Tax Reform Provisions—Part 1 - The International Tax Reform Provisions—Part 1 , Monday, February 05, 2018
Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities - Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities, Monday, February 05, 2018
Section 199A: Opportunities and Uncertainties Surrounding the New Deduction for Qualifying Pass-Through Income - Section 199A: Opportunities and Uncertainties Surrounding the New Deduction for Qualifying Pass-Through Income, Monday, April 23, 2018
Business Interest Deductions under New Section 163(j): Interpretive Issues and Impact on Transaction Planning - Business Interest Deductions under New Section 163(j): Interpretive Issues and Impact on Transaction Planning, Monday, April 23, 2018
Financial Instruments in M&A and Other Corporate Transactions - Financial Instruments in M&A and Other Corporate Transactions, Monday, October 22, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Navigating the New Landscape, Monday, February 12, 2018, New York, NY
Consolidated Tax Return Regulations 2018, Wednesday, February 28, 2018, New York, NY
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Update 2018: Issues for U.S. Businesses and Individuals, Thursday, April 26, 2018, New York, NY
Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2018, Friday, October 26, 2018, New York, NY
Treatise Chapters  Treatise Chapters Constructive Sales Under Section 1259: The Best Is Yet to Come - The Corporate Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Thursday, February 15, 2018
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters New Section 163(j): Interpretative Issues and Impact on Transaction Planning (PowerPoint slides) - Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Update 2018: Issues for U.S. Businesses and Individuals, Thursday, May 31, 2018
Section 199A: Opportunities and Uncertainties Surrounding the New Deduction for Qualifying Pass-Through Income - Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Update 2018: Issues for U.S. Businesses and Individuals, Thursday, May 31, 2018
Section 199A: Opportunities and Uncertainties Surrounding the New Deduction for Qualifying Pass-Through Income (PowerPoint slides) - Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Update 2018: Issues for U.S. Businesses and Individuals, Thursday, May 31, 2018
Restructuring Multinational Groups After The 2017 Tax Act - Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2018 , Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Selected Financial Products Issues in Corporate Transactions (July 2018) - Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2018 , Wednesday, October 17, 2018
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