"Why Many International Investors Need to Use LPs instead of LLCs for US Real Estate Investments," AFIRE News

September 2013Publications / Mentions

The goal of this article is to help both international investors and their US partners to understand their respective business and tax needs as they relate to the use of LLCs vs. LPs. The article begins with an overview of why LLCs have proliferated in the US and how they are used. This is followed by an overview of certain home-country tax needs for international investors, focusing on Canada, Germany and the UK. Finally the article explores structuring alternatives to accommodate the needs of all parties.