Whenever a business crosses borders, tax issues must be addressed, both for the business and for its owners. Kilpatrick Townsend’s Domestic & International Tax team provides proactive counseling and strategic tax planning solutions to clients throughout the world providing clients with clear, effective and innovative tax advice on their transactions and operations so that they can efficiently plan and manage their U.S. and foreign tax consequences.

The U.S. Desk is exceptionally placed to address the specific U.S.-Swedish tax issues facing Swedish clients expanding their activities into the United States. We can provide streamlined access to both U.S. and Swedish tax specialists, who together have a deep bench of experience advising on the full spectrum of key U.S. international tax issues relevant to U.S. inbound activity, including application of the U.S. Swedish income tax treaty, U.S. trade or business and permanent establishment thresholds triggering taxation, withholding taxes on cross-border payments, transfer pricing issues for intercompany dealings, entity classification rules, debt/equity characterization issues, foreign tax credit rules, foreign asset disclosure rules for individuals, Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act (FIRPTA), and the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) regime.

Contact: Torbjörn Hultsberg, Cecilia Lohmander