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St. Louis Partner Phil Wright will join a faculty of experienced practitioners from leading law and accounting firms across the country for the Practising Law Institute’s "Basics of International Taxation 2018,” in New York.

This two-day program, July 24-25, will focus on specific types of outbound and inbound investment and activities, and their U.S. tax consequences. In particular, each panel will focus on how these rules impact financings, mergers, acquisitions and other commercial activities. Wright will join the panel on “Tax Concerns of U.S. Persons Investing or Operating Outside the U.S. – Partnerships,” which will cover partnerships with both individuals and corporations.

Phil Wright’s practice concentrates primarily on advising clients with regard to the domestic and international tax aspects of corporate acquisitions, mergers, dispositions, securities offerings and related tax matters, including structuring, negotiation and documentation in respect of same. He also advises clients in controversy matters with the Internal Revenue Service principally regarding issues involved in acquisitions and divestitures. Wright serves adjunct professor in the School of Accountancy Master's program at the University of Missouri – Columbia where he teaches Partnership Taxation.  He has also served as adjunct professor in the Masters Tax Program at Washington University Law School where he has taught courses in Advanced Corporate Taxation and Federal Taxation of Partnerships.  He frequently writes and speaks on tax issues involved in merger and acquisition transactions and international taxation. 

For more information or to register for the seminar, please click here.