Ruchelman P.L.L.C. provides a wide range of tax planning and legal services for foreign companies operating in the U.S., foreign financial institutions operating in the U.S. through branches, and U.S. companies and financial institutions operating abroad.
The core practice of the firm involves tax planning for cross-border transactions. This involves corporate tax advice under Subchapter C of the Internal Revenue Code, advice on transfer pricing matters, and representation before the I.R.S.
The private client group of the firm advises clients on matters related to domestic and international estate planning, charitable planned giving, trust and estate administration, and executive compensation.
The tax practice is supported by the corporate group, which provides legal representation in mergers, licenses, asset acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, acquisition of real property, and estate and trust matters. The firm advises corporate tax departments on management issues arising under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
The members of Ruchelman P.L.L.C. actively participate in professional organizations related to the core practice of the Firm. These organizations include the American Bar Association Section on Taxation, the International Fiscal Association, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, the Canadian Bar Association, the International Tax Institute, the New York State Bar Association, the American College of Trust & Estate Counsel, the American Law Institute - American Bar Association, and the American College of Tax Counsel. The Firm is a member of the International Tax Specialist Group and Geneva Group International.
Ruchelman P.L.L.C. maintains offices in New York and Toronto. The practice of the Toronto Office is limited to U.S. law.