Dunn Counsel PLC

Compliance with United States laws concerning foreign income, accounts,
and entities; tax controversies; estate planning and administration

Welcome Sonia M. Lopez

Dunn Counsel PLC welcomes Sonia M. Lopez as a Legal Assistant to our client team.  Sonia grew up in Southeast Michigan, and earned her B.S., Cum Laude, in Human Resource ...
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United States Income Taxation Of United Kingdom-Based Pension Plans

Many United Kingdom citizens work for part or all of their careers in the United Kingdom, and retire in the United States.  Such individuals’ interests in United Kingdom-based pension plans ...
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Foreign Accounts Compliance Update

Immigration to the United States continues at a strong pace.  The people coming over tend to be members of the technical, educated class, from countries like India.  We are also ...
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Internal Revenue Code § 965 and the Streamlined Procedures

Internal Revenue Code § 965, as added by the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017, requires a controlled foreign corporation (“CFC”) to include in its Subpart F income its ...
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Advantageous Abandonment of a U.S. Green Card

If you have the status of lawful permanent resident of the United States (i.e., you are a “green card” holder), and you reside in the United Kingdom, and you intend ...
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New Law Expands U.S. Government’s Discovery of Americans’ Foreign Accounts

The United States taxes its citizens and residents (“U.S. persons”) on their worldwide income.  U.S. persons commonly used foreign financial accounts to evade U.S. income tax.  Unlike U.S. financial institutions, ...
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