Brandon Vucen

U.S. Tax IQ

Principal


550 Speers Road, Suite 1A
Oakville, ON L6K 2G3‎
Tel: 905-338-9100

Toronto Office:

First Canadian Place
100 King Street West, Suite 5700
Toronto, Ontario, M5X 1C7
Tel.: 416-915-5411

Fax: 1-888-507-0781

E-mail: brandon.vucen@ustaxlaw.ca

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LANGUAGES SPOKEN

English, Serbian.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Brandon Vucen is a Principal of U.S. Tax IQ, and a Chartered Professional Accountant and a Certified Public Accountant.  He has over 20 years of U.S. and Canadian Tax experience.  Brandon assists clients from a broad range of industries including technology, professional services, manufacturing and sports and entertainment.  He has experience in and focuses his practice on:

  • Preparation and assistance under the IRS’ Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP) and Streamlined Filing Compliance Procedures (SFCP);
  • U.S. cross-border tax planning and structuring for U.S. and Canadian-based multinationals;
  • Financing of U.S. and Canadian operations;
  • Tax treaty planning;
  • U.S. trade or business and permanent establishment planning;
  • U.S. domestic M&A, divestitures, and restructurings;
  • Passive Foreign Investment Company (PFIC) planning and consulting;
  • Structuring, planning and compliance for Canadian investment in U.S. real estate, including related reporting and withholding advice;
  • Withholding, backup withholding, and reporting requirements for a variety of industries, including financial services industry;
  • Preparation or review of income tax provisions in accordance with U.S. GAAP;
  • Multi-state planning and compliance, including state and local strategic tax review, nexus studies and sales and use tax obligations;
  • Personal tax and estate, and gift tax planning and compliance;
  • Personal tax planning and compliance for professional athletes and coaches;
  • Other related U.S. tax and cross-border tax matters.

PUBLICATIONS

Brandon has co-authored several articles on U.S. international taxation and multi-state taxation.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) (1988), University of Toronto.
  • Multi-State Masters Diploma (1998), University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
  • Masters of Science Taxation (2003), Canisius College, Buffalo, New York.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
  • Chartered Professional Accountants Ontario.
*Call 905-338-9100 or e-mail brandon.vucen@ustaxlaw.ca to schedule your consultation with Brandon.

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