Tax

International Tax

Clarifying international regulatory obligations helps manage risk effectively.

Thriving in the international marketplace means companies must adapt to the changing international tax environment. Proven teams of advisors bring knowledge and experience in all aspects of international taxation. Experts assist in structuring client businesses in a tax-efficient manner, both locally and globally.

The international tax group treats tax planning as a year-round process. International tax personnel monitor developments and proactively advise clients on the implications of those developments.

Experts continually reevaluate tax strategies to ensure clients realize the intended benefit and capitalize on new opportunities as they arise.

Wipfli is an independent member of Allinial Global, a strategic affiliation of legally independent accounting and consulting firms that offers international support by connecting members to providers and global networks of accounting firms worldwide.

Wipfli’s international tax professionals specialize in various international tax planning areas including:

  • Inbound and outbound transaction planning and reporting
  • Repatriation planning and reporting
  • Entity structure analysis
  • Transfer pricing consulting and preparation of transfer pricing studies
  • Export incentives formation and commission analysis
  • Income tax treaty planning for withholding tax
  • Permanent establishment analysis
  • VAT/GST analysis
  • Foreign tax credit planning
  • Individual resident and non-resident tax consulting and reporting
  • Expatriate tax services
  • Acquisitions, mergers and divestitures

Featured Expertise

Kelly M. Fisher, CPA, MST, JD

Kelly is the leader of Wipfli's tax services practice. She has more than 10 years of public accounting experience in manufacturing, technology, professional services, and international operations, including experience with a Big Four accounting firm. In addition, Kelly leads the firm's international services practice and assists executives in the development and implementation of their international growth and expansion plans.

 

International Services

Featured Insight

Going Global: International Tax Planning Primer

When expanding globally, there are many tax repercussions to address, and simply being aware that taxes will be "different" is not the same as actively planning for them.