Webinar: US Market Entry

combination-logosLittler, CST Tax Advisors and the Government of Queensland are pleased to invite you to participate in this three-part webinar series where we will discuss topics including, expanding into the U.S., global talent, structuring expat compensation packets and preparing for global growth.

EVENT DETAILS

Session 1: Expanding Into the U.S.? The Tips, Tricks and Pitfalls of U.S. Market Entry

Date: February 22, 2017 (U.S.) and February 23, 2017 (Australia)
Time: 6:00 p.m. PST (U.S.) and 12:00 p.m. AEST (Australia)
Location: Online / webinar
Why Attend? This session will cover the following topics:

  • Setting up initial operations – is it necessary to set up a local entity?
  • Obtaining investors
  • Visa options available
  • Engaging contractors in new markets – is this possible? What are the risks?
  • Sending employees to a new market on international assignment or secondment
  • Immigration and tax considerations (e.g. tax equalization). How does this affect home country employment? Repatriation
    obligations, etc.
  • Other global issues to consider in international expansion
  • Top tips
    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Session 2: Attracting Global Talent and Structuring Expat Compensation Packages

Date: April 5, 2017 (U.S.) and April 6, 2017 (Australia)
Time: 3:00 p.m. PST (U.S.) and 8:00 a.m. AEST (Australia)
Location: Online / webinar
Why Attend? This session will cover the following topics:

  • Transferring employees to a related overseas company
  • Structuring expat assignments
  • Local hires vs. expat hires
  • Taxation and currency considerations
  • Global employee option plans
  • Immigration considerations
  • The most common mistakes global employers make and how to avoid them
    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Session 3: Preparing for Stage 2 Global Growth or a Business Sale

Date: June 7, 2017 (U.S.) and June 8, 2017 (Australia)
Time: 3:00 p.m. PST (U.S.) and 8:00 a.m. AEST (Australia)
Location: Online / webinar
Why Attend? This session will cover the following topics:

  • Employing workers in more than one state – what does this mean for risk and compliance?
  • Due diligence – even in a sale, lining your ducks in a row is important to prepare for a purchaser conducting their due diligence
  • Location – is your business placed in the right location for a sale?
  • Executive contracts – what impact will sales have on key employees?
  • Taxation of proceeds of a sale
    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

SPEAKERS

CONTACT

For more information, please contact Veronica Rodriguez, Littler Global by email vrodriguez@littler.com or Julie Mark, Trade & Investment Queensland by email julie.mark@tiq.qld.gov.au