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Jun 14, 2021

Cryptocurrency Transactions Under Scrutiny by Office of Foreign Assets Control

The Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) of the U.S. Treasury Department administers and enforces economic and trade sanctions based on U.S. foreign policy and national security goals against foreign governments and other threats to national security, foreign policy, and threats to national security.» Read More

Jun 07, 2021

Are U.S. Corporate Tax Hikes Coming? Are Corporate Profit-Shifting to Low-Tax Off-Shore Jurisdictions at Risk?

On May 18, Department of the Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen addressed the U.S. Chamber of Commerce at their Global Forum on Economic Recovery, continuing her pitch to raise corporate taxes and reduce or eliminate the current incentives for sourcing corporate profits off-shore to low-tax countries.» Read More

May 24, 2021

International Entrepreneur Parole Rule in the U.S. Decoded for Foreign Entrepreneurs

On May 10, 2021, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced the revival of the Obama-era program International Entrepreneur Rule (IER). In 2018, the Trump administration proposed to eliminate the IER rule, which allows certain foreign-born entrepreneurs to stay in the U.S.» Read More