Accounting with a global scale.
Whether a business is new to the U.S. or already has a U.S. subsidiary, a team of experts works through each critical issue, minimizing business investment risk and ensuring complex details are addressed.
Leverage experts for advice regarding:
- Site selection
- Organizational development and structural issues
- Strategic planning
- Talent management including hiring, developing, managing, rewarding, and retaining employees
- Debt versus equity funding
- Global tax structuring of U.S. operations
- Tax withholding requirements
- Review of tax treaty positions
- Transfer pricing analysis
- Financial accounting outsourcing
- Tailored payroll solutions
- Outsourced accounting resources
Work through the complex and often perplexing details of setting up payroll to properly report U.S. taxable compensation for foreign employees and executives, navigation through the nuances of the Foreign Investment In U.S. Real Property Tax Act, and international tax compliance and reporting.
Safeguard progress and maximize opportunity with advice on every detail of a U.S. expansion.
Featured Thought Leader
Teresa Gordon, CPA, CGMA
Teresa Gordon is a partner who supports global companies expanding to the U.S. by offering an array of services to match the unique needs of foreign-owned subsidiaries as they establish and grow. Extending far beyond financial and tax reporting, she provides solutions tailored to each phase of business operation and expansion. Clients span from traditional manufacturers to high-tech mobility companies from all corners of the globe.
Magnolia Mabel Movido, J.D., L.L.M., E.A.
Magnolia Mabel Movido, J.D., L.L.M, E.A. heads Wipfli’s International Tax Practice. Magnolia advises our individual and corporate clients on U.S. internal tax implications of their U.S. inbound or outbound transactions. She also handles complex structuring and tax planning projects. Magnolia’s prior experience includes managing the global tax compliance and reporting for middle market to Fortune 10 companies, which involved launching businesses into new territories, identifying and mitigating risks for foreign entities, and ensuring compliance with local laws. She has experience in transfer pricing and working with global teams in more than 150 countries.
Christina Klein Trapp, CPA, MST
Christina Klein Trapp brings over 25 years of leadership experience to our team. She has partnered with businesses of all sizes to realize creative, innovative financial solutions ranging from chief financial officer (CFO) and controller services to tax planning and business advisory solutions.
Sue Tuson, CPA, MST
Sue Tuson is a partner who advises clients on international tax solutions. She works collaboratively with accounting and tax specialists around the globe and appreciates the challenges and opportunities involved with developing international tax strategies which allow companies to maximize centers of profit and growth.
Nina Wang, CPA
Nina Wang is a partner in the firm’s tax department, specializing in corporate income and international tax. She supports domestic and foreign-owned companies with parent companies in Europe, North America and Asia. Nina is fluent in Mandarin and is a key resource for the firm’s Chinese clients.