Kimberly S. Blanchard


  • Wednesday, September 10, 2014
    Several U.S. companies have completed an inversion transaction to potentially reduce their tax rate and ensure that earnings arising from future growth outside the U.S. remain outside the U.S. tax system. In June of 2014, another inversion transaction, QLT Inc.’s acquisition of Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc., was announced. In addition, the...
  • Coming To Terms With The New International Taxation Provisions
    Tuesday, November 2, 2010
    The Education Jobs and Medicaid Assistance Act of 2010 ("H.R. 1586"), signed into law on August 10, 2010, enacted a number of new provisions impacting taxation of international operations. These new provisions primarily target foreign tax credit ("FTC") planning, with a particular emphasis on indirect credit planning by U.S. multinationals. Some of the...