For clients who have a legal issue with an IRS tax audit or need help buying or selling a property or business, our law firm has the experience you need to achieve your goals. Unlike accounting firms, our tax lawyers can represent clients at all stages of a tax dispute and have successfully defended clients in some of the largest tax disputes. With 950 tax professionals – lawyers, economists and consultants – in more than 40 countries, we work across borders and areas of expertise to keep abreast of evolving tax laws, practices and dispute resolution techniques around the world. Our unparalleled global coverage allows us to help our clients develop, implement and defend tax strategies for their international operations and transactions, wherever they operate. The firm`s international tax team assists clients in a wide range of international matters, including structuring inbound and outbound business and real estate investments; cross-border mergers, divestitures and joint ventures; and the reorganization and restructuring of multinational corporations. We work with our clients to create centralized cash management centers; Deal with international controversies before the IRS and the courts, deal with medico-legal tax controversies, and develop special planning that includes transfer pricing, foreign company classification, foreign tax credits, foreign currency transactions, profit repatriation, and tax treaty matters. We have experience in taxable attendance and exposure to permanent establishments to private equity companies and funds and have provided advice on global hedging centers and hedging operations, supply chains, trading companies, contract manufacturing and a variety of international joint venture matters, including corporate investigations and re-domiciliation operations. Federal Policy: BakerHostetler`s Federal Policy Team is one of the leading providers of consulting and lobbying services for federal affairs. Our team consists of two former members of Congress – one Republican, one Democrat – as well as former senior congressional and committee officials and former executive officials. Multinationals and startups turn to us because we provide prudent and competent advice to our clients and because we are committed to shaping political outcomes on Capitol Hill and in the Trump administration. Clients of all sizes – from high net worth individuals and close-knit corporations to the fortune 100 multinationals – benefit from our extensive experience in a variety of areas, including: Law360 has named Baker McKenzie`s tax practice as the 2021 Practice Group of the Year.
This award honors law firms that are behind winning litigation and large transactions that have resonated in the legal industry. Baker Law is a small business focused on personal, business and financial matters for individuals and their businesses. At Baker Law, we help our clients identify and achieve their goals in estate planning, from preserving and transferring personal assets to protecting businesses and other assets. International Tax Review (ITR) has included Baker McKenzie in the top levels of its global tax directory in jurisdictions such as Belgium, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Peru, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Thailand, Türkiye, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, Venezuela, Vietnam and the United States (including Chicago, Dallas/Houston, Florida, San Francisco/Silicon Valley and Washington, DC). Our international tax team is based in Washington, D.C., but also includes lawyers in various offices across the United States. Our team regularly works with a network of trusted global tax advisors spanning London, Central and South America, Asia and beyond. We work closely with these trusted advisors to ensure our clients have the best representation in any jurisdiction. The BakerHostetler team embodies a multidisciplinary approach to international tax matters, involving more than 70 tax lawyers in addition to our extensive bench of lawyers in various jurisdictions across the country, such as intellectual property, corporate law, international investigations, international government relations and international trade, and customs. Fiduciary administration involves dealing with infinite details, such as maximizing tax benefits, limiting fiduciary liability, and providing in-depth advice to beneficiaries. Our experience helps us speed up the process. With more than 80 lawyers in 17 offices, BakerHostetler`s tax group is one of the strongest lawyers.
Clients rely on us for effective and practical technical judgment and advice and the structuring of tax-efficient transactions in the organization of business operations to minimize compliance efforts and optimize tax synergies.