Bennett Thrasher Welcomes New Transfer Pricing Service Provider

Leda Zhuang joined Bennett Thrasher in 2019 as a transfer pricing expert to support the existing practice led by Ben Miller.  She has assisted numerous multinational firms with a global presence to evaluate and address their intercompany pricing matters for purposes of documentation, business restructuring, and tax planning.

BT in the Land Down Under

Secondment (NOUN): the detachment of a person from his or her regular organization for temporary assignment elsewhere.

This past summer, the three of us had the opportunity to participate in a secondment with two firms in Australia – one in Sydney and one in Melbourne. The opportunity came to Bennett Thrasher in April 2018 from Scott Hazy, an audit partner within our firm who is well connected to our global affiliates through the DFK and LEA networks.

Upcoming Recruiting Events

Although the firm welcomed 15 interns to the Bennett Thrasher family in January, we are busy preparing for our spring recruiting season.  During the spring, the firm recruits for our summer leadership Break Through Conference, which will be held June 6-7 this year.

Day of Understanding Recap

As a part of Bennett Thrasher’s continuing commitment to Diversity and Inclusion, on December 7th, over 130 associates gathered for a Day of Understanding.  The day focused on exploring implicit biases and conversations of understanding regarding personalities and organizational and cultural differences

Sales Tax Economic Nexus Applies to All Businesses, Not Just E-Commerce

In last summer’s landmark decision of South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc. (“Wayfair”), the US Supreme Court upheld South Dakota’s economic nexus law, which requires companies to collect sales tax when their sales or number of transactions with that state exceed certain thresholds.

IRS Shutdown Information

As you may have heard, the Federal Government partially shut down on December 22, 2018 due to a budget impasse between the current administration and Congress.  This shutdown includes the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

James Pickett Discusses IRS Notices in Construction Executive

In an article published recently in Construction Executive and its CE Weekly newsletter, James Pickett explains what taxpayers should do when dealing with various IRS notices. Pickett emphasizes that taxpayers and their representatives should carefully reach each piece of mail that the IRS sends and to never ignore correspondence.

2018-2019 Tax Guide

Bennett Thrasher is pleased to announce the release of our 2018-2019 Tax Guide. This guide provides an overview of the most consequential changes under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and other key tax provisions that taxpayers need to be aware of.

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