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Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered

ONE THOMAS CIRCLE, NW, SUITE 1100, WASHINGTON, DC 20005, USA
Tel:
Work +1 202 862 5000
Fax:
Fax +1 202 429 3301
Email:
Web:
www.caplindrysdale.com
New York, Washington DC

Michael G. Pfeifer

Tel:
Work 202.862.5085
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Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered

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International Tax
Private Client

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United States: Tax

International tax

Within: International tax

At the ‘highly respectedCaplin & Drysdale, Chartered, Clark Armitage, Patricia Lewis and David Rosenbloom specialize in transfer pricing, with a particular emphasis on the negotiation of advance pricing agreements between taxpayers, the IRS and foreign tax authorities. Kirsten Burmester, the ‘absolutely phenomenalScott Michel and the ‘knowledgeable and experiencedMark Matthews are well versed in tax controversies arising from inbound and outbound operations. ‘"Go to" tax lawyerMark Allison and Jonathan Brenner lead the cross-border transaction team from New York, which is also where ‘great resourceZhanna Ziering is based. Michael Pfeifer and Anne O’Brien focus on expatriation planning. Attorneys mentioned are based in Washington DC unless otherwise indicated.

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US taxes: contentious

Within: US taxes: contentious

At the ‘absolutely top-shelfCaplin & Drysdale, Chartered, ‘exceptional individual and outstanding tax lawyerScott Michel and New York-based Mark Allison specialize in civil and criminal tax controversies. Clark Armitage is well versed in transfer pricing and Michael Pfeifer is the key contact for expatriation planning. The practice has a client portfolio of multinational companies, financial institutions and high-net-worth families and individuals. Recent highlights include the conclusion of the team’s representation of all but two of seven separate Swiss financial institutions in the DOJ’s program to provide Swiss banks with a path to resolve potential criminal liabilities in the US. Of counsel Peter Barnes, Matthew Hicks, the ‘superbChristopher Rizek and the ‘top-flightNiles Elber are other names to note. New York’s Zhanna Ziering was promoted to partner in October 2016. Attorneys mentioned are based in Washington DC unless otherwise specified.

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