Stuart Schabes Named in “Best Lawyers of 2015"

Stuart Schabes has been named a “Best Lawyer of 2015” in the latest edition of The Best Lawyers in America. He joins 32 Ober|Kaler lawyers recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2015 edition of Best Lawyers, a ranking universally regarded throughout the legal profession as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Stuart was selected for his expertise in the areas of Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships) and Tax Law.

Kossman Named Principal

Seth Kossman is among six lawyers elected principals at Ober|Kaler.

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Kossman Listed in Super Lawyers

Seth Kossman was named a “Rising Star” in the 2015 edition of Maryland Super Lawyers.

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Israel, U.S. Dual Citizens Urged to Comply With Dual Reporting Requirements

Ober|Kaler Tax attorney Stuart Schabes speaks with Jenny David, of International Tax Monitor Bulletin about the offshore voluntary disclosure program.

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Ober|Kaler's Israeli Tax Group

There’s been a dramatic increase in IRS audit and collection activities affecting US citizens and green card holders living in Israel. Israeli citizens living or doing business in the US are undergoing increased scrutiny of tax returns. Enforcement actions are becoming more aggressive. Sophisticated professional representation before the IRS is the key to achieving a reasonable and realistic resolution of foreign tax obligations. Ober|Kaler’s Israeli Tax Group advises Israeli businesses and individuals on a full range of IRS issues, including FATCA, OVDI and FBAR matters. Read more



The Perfect Storm II - How to Correct the Problem: OVDP, Streamline or Other Alternative?

Stuart Schabes, head of the Israel Tax Practice at Ober|Kaler, joined fellow tax experts from around the globe to present “The Perfect Storm II.” Attended by approximately 200 people, the conference presented a discussion of enforcement, voluntary disclosure and other issues affecting both US and Israeli citizens. Stuart’s portion of the program was titled “How to Correct the problem: OVDP, Streamline or Other Alternative?” The materials are available here. The program was presented by Philip Stein and Associates.

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Ober|Kaler's Israeli Tax Group regularly sponsors tax seminars in Israel and in the US focusing on tax planning and hot IRS tax compliance efforts. All seminars are available as webinars and can be accessed by visiting our resources page.

Ober|Kaler is certified by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy as an approved provider of CPE credit for accountants. NASBA Registry sponsor ID number 115763

For more information or to arrange for one of our Israeli Tax Group attorneys to speak for your organization or group contact Stuart Schabes.