Advised individuals and companies on tax law compliance and strategies.
Wrote about tax law developments in German (Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein, and Switzerland) and Russian (Belarus, Russia, Ukraine) speaking countries, the Netherlands and the former Yugoslavia: decisions of the European Court of Justice and the German Federal Fiscal Court, changes to Swiss bank secrecy laws, treaties for avoidance of double taxation and mutual assistance in tax matters, tax information exchange agreements, FATCA, EU VAT directive, tax credits and incentives, the Ukrainian tax reform.
Specialized in taxation of financial institutions and instruments.
Authored IRS written guidance on application of tax law to RICs and REITs.
Wrote private letter rulings addressing taxpayers' requests to change accounting methods.
Gave talks at tax conferences on new developments in taxation of financial institutions.
Principal author of:
Editor of the Georgetown International Environmental Law Review.
Wrote a note on environmental tax credits.
Attended summer program in European law at the University of Heidelberg, Germany.
Attended summer program in Russian history at St. Petersburg State University, Russia, taught in Russian.
English, French, German, Russian, Serbian.
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