Investing in the U.S. Real Estate Market: U.S. Tax Considerations
4:00-5:30pm. With an improving U.S. economy, many investors in Hong Kong are increasingly looking towards the U.S. property market for investment opportunities.
In addition to evaluating the macro and micro economic trends affecting the U.S. real estate market, it is critical for potential investors to also understand the U.S. tax implications as taxation can have a significant impact on the overall economics of an investment.
On September 17 , 2015, senior-level U.S. tax professionals from Zhong Lun Law Firm and KPMG will discuss how to approach the challenging task of achieving U.S. tax efficiency when investing in U.S.
real estate – from both a corporate/institutional investor and an individual/family group investor perspective.
Topics to be covered during the seminar will include tax-conscious investment strategies and investment holding structures, Real Estate Investment Trusts (' REITs"), acquisition financing, Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act withholding ('FIRPTA") and compliance issues .
Please join us as Peter Guang Chen from Zhong Lun Law Firm and Wade Wagatsuma from KPMG will share with us their insights on U.S. real estate investments. First 15 minutes is for networking Light refreshments included Hosted by the Taxation Committee
The American Chamber of Commerce in HK 1904 Bank of America Tower 12 Harcourt Road Central, Hong Kong