CREATING WEALTH THROUGH PLANNING









 

ABOUT

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FRANCOISE J. BLANCO

Attorney / Professor

Francoise J. Blanco has also served as a wealth, tax and business adviser to high-net-worth multinational families in the management of their estates and businesses worldwide. He focuses in the area of international tax planning; advising on inbound and outbound foreign transactions; subpart F and foreign investment in U.S. real property. He has also worked on international corporate reorganizations and represented taxpayers before the United States Tax Court. Mr. Blanco is also an Associate Professor at St. Thomas University College of Law.

 
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PRACTICE AREAS

 

INTERNATIONAL INCOME AND ESTATE PLANNING

  • Foreign Tax Credit Planning  

  • Wealth Succession Planning 

  • Wealth Preservation Planning  

  • Business Succession Planning  

  • Asset Protection  

  • Insurance Planning  

  • Dynasty (Multi-Generation) Trust Planning  

  • Private Foundations & Nonprofits  

  • Probate and Trust Administration  

  • Post-Mortem Tax Planning  

  • Pre-Immigration Tax Planning  

  • Foreign Trust Planning  

  • Foreign Asset Protection Trust Planning  

  • Tax Treaty Planning  

  • Expatriation 

  • Streamlined Disclosure 

  • Federal and State Tax Litigation

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS PLANNING

  • Entity Formation and Classification  

  • Contract Drafting and Review  

  • Contract Disputes  

  • Sales and Liquidations  

  • Tax Planning for Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Property  

  • International Mergers and Acquisitions  

  • Tax Planning for Holding Companies  

  • Tax Planning for Financing Activities  

  • Tax Planning for Derivative Instruments 

  • Tax Planning for Intellectual Property  

  • Tax Planning for Supply Chain Management 

  • U.S. Investment in Foreign Businesses  

  • Federal and State Tax Litigation