Developing practical solutions to complex international tax problems is a recognized strength of the Tax Department at Latham & Watkins. Our attorneys regularly deal with international tax matters of all types, including planning for US and non-US based multinationals, structuring inbound and outbound business and real estate investments, handling international tax controversies before the US Internal Revenue Service and in the courts, and carrying out specialized planning involving transfer pricing and tax credits.
We offer integrated, multi-jurisdictional tax capabilities. With tax expertise in France, Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States, our practice covers a broad range of national and international tax issues. We have considerable expertise handling cross-border mergers and acquisitions and securities offerings, combining our attorneys' familiarity with the tax systems of their respective countries with the group's experience in developing efficient international tax structures.
Our attorneys have handled the full spectrum of matters that involve international tax issues, including:
Group planning for multinational corporations
Inbound and outbound direct investment to the United States, Europe and Asia
International capital market transactions, such as Eurobond financings, equity offerings, ADS offerings and international offerings of other securities
Mergers and acquisitions
Derivatives and other financial products