1-Day Program

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Overview

Why You Should Attend
New and anticipated guidance under the 2017 Tax Act continues to have an impact on planning and compliance in the world of financial products. Additionally, new asset classes, such as litigation finance and cryptocurrency, require a re-thinking of established tax concepts. This year’s program will help attendees understand both the new rules and the application of old rules to new transactions. 
 
What You Will Learn
• Tax consequences of nonfunctional currency transactions
• Financial products issues under Section 163(j)
• Litigation finance issues for U.S. and non-U.S. investors
• Tax issues raised by crypto assets
• Update on base erosion anti-abuse tax (“BEAT”) issues

Who Should Attend
Attorneys at law and accounting firms who advise clients on financial transactions and products; in-house tax professionals who help structure transactions and make ASC 740 determinations; hedge fund traders and portfolio managers who want a better understanding of the tax rules governing financial products and transactions; accountants who work in the area of financial products; people who advise hedge fund managers, banks, and insurance companies; and government attorneys who want to stay on top of what’s happening in the capital markets will all benefit from attending this program.

Program Level – Overview 

Intended Audience - Attorneys at law and accounting firms who advise clients on financial transactions and products; in-house tax professionals who help structure transactions and make ASC 740 determinations; hedge fund traders who want a better understanding of the tax rules governing financial products and transactions; accountants who work in the area of financial products; people who advise hedge fund managers, banks, and insurance companies; and government attorneys.

Prerequisites – Familiarity with the U.S. tax rules affecting financial products and transactions.

Advanced Preparation – None
 

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