The globalized economy presents new opportunities for growth, frequently requiring companies to send employees overseas on assignments.
Companies considering international expansion or already operating abroad must understand their tax obligations in all countries of operation. Indirect tax obligations — usually called VAT or GST — can be particularly important for US companies operating abroad.
As an epicenter of new technology development and trendsetting, Japan is considered the third-largest economy in the world, making it very attractive to foreign companies.
As Europe’s largest economy, Germany offers a prime continental location, a qualified labor force, openness to foreign investment and relative economic stability, making it a popular international expansion choice for US-based companies.