Changes to CFC Definition Expands Reach of Section 965 Transition Tax, Creates New Reporting Obligations


Britt Haxton and Sandra McGill wrote this bylined article about provisions in the new tax bill that expand the rules for determining the treatment of a controlled foreign corporation (CFC) for US tax purposes. The change “creates an immediate reporting obligation with respect to those corporations, a requirement that could prove costly to multinationals if they fail to file information returns on time,” the authors wrote.