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Alicea Castellanos speaks at the Global Tax Education Program - Event Sponsored by HGAR Global Business Council

Big thanks to Emi Cacalce, Global Business Council chair, and Cathleen Stack, who is the Director of Marketing at the Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS® (HGAR) for inviting Alicea in representation of Global Taxes LLC to be the speaker at the Global Tax Education Program yesterday. Thanks to their Global Business Council chairs Emi Cacalce and Tony D'Anzica for the introduction and the continuous collaboration. It was an honor for her to speak about the U.S. Tax implications for foreign buyers and FIRPTA and shed some light to the audience and we hope they enjoyed it as much as we did!

#taxes #taximplications #FIRPTA #investment #HGAR 

Alicea Castellanos, Global Taxes wins bronze in the Accountant of the Year category of the 2021 Citywealth Magic Circle Awards.

Congratulations to our own Alicea Castellanos for winning the Bronze Award- Magic Circle Awards 2021 contest under the Accountant of the Year category. Congratulations to all the other winners in the other categories! 

#PrivateClient #Citywealth #2021MagicCircleAwards #lawfirm #lawyers #recognition #winners #business #growth #entrepreneur #taxes #accountants #cpa 

Magic Circle Awards 2021Vote Here 

We are thrilled to announce that after Alicea's Gold win for the 2021 Powerwomen Awards - Woman of the Year Business Growth in the Boutique category at Citywealth, once again Alicea has been shortlisted to participate in the Magic Circle Awards 2021 contest under the Accountant of the Year category.

Citywealth's Magic Circle Awards highlight the excellence of the advisers and managers in the private wealth industry.

If you would like to vote for Alicea Castellanos please click on Vote Here on the above link and if you would like to leave your rating and/or review please CLICK HERE.

Alicea is in Citywealth's Leaders List: Top 10 Accountants 2021

We have more good news to share! Alicea has been included in the Citywealth's Leaders List: Top 10 Accountants 2021. We are honored once again, after Citywealth presented the Top 10 Accountants 2021 serving The Ultra High Net Worth segment of the market, which is selected through independent research, taking into consideration both peer and client feedback.

The 4th Annual Real Estate Breakfast on March 9th

Alicea had the honor to be featured as a speaker at the 4th Annual Real Estate Breakfast hosted by The Long Island Board of REALTORS® Global Business Development Committee on Tuesday March 9th. During this fantastic opportunity, Alicea gave all attendees a brief introduction to FIRPTA Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Property Tax Act, the different types of federal taxes, company structures and its tax implications among other tax updates.

Powerwomen Awards 2021Vote Here 

Alicea Castellanos is selected for the Private Client Global Elite Directory 2021

The Global Taxes Team is proud to announce that Alicea has been listed in this year's Global Elite Directory an exclusive directory that hand-selects the most qualified professionals recommended by several Global Elite members. Click here to view her profile:

The Global Elite Directory is an annual directory of the world's elite lawyers advising ultra high net-worth clients. Launched in 2017, it relies on industry referrals and recommendations to narrow down over 6,000 applications to our 'Global Elite'.

Alicea Castellanos is recognized as the Advisory Excellence's Tax Expert in the U.S.

Alicea has also been recognized as a leading expert for Tax advice in the USA and she has been invited to join Advisory Excellence, as their exclusively recommended tax expert in the USA for the next 12 months. Click here to view her profile: 

Advisory Excellence profiles the best advisers around the globe, with an International Network with over 1400 members, enabling members to easily and quickly find the expert they need with the correct expertise in their location.

Round table Discussion December 8th

It was an honor to have our CEO & Founder Alicea Castellanos participating as a panelist at the Roundtable where it was discussed Banking Options for your U.S. Subsidiary and the Tax implications to take into account.

Thank you Inga Klimasauskiene for inviting Alicea and Nathaniel Lucek for moderating the conversation. To her fellow panelists Justas Jonikas and John Kancans, a big thanks to you for sharing your expertise with the rest of us.

IBA 2020 - Virtually Together  


November 2-27, 2020 

As part of the IBA 2020 - Virtually Together experience, there will be over 100 networking sessions for delegates throughout November.

There will be Session Networking Hubs at the end of each session, and specific committee networking sessions for attendees to join and chat with other participants.

Delegates can join and move around the tables to interact with multiple people in one networking session, enabling you to make new contacts, meet old friends and develop new business. 

In order to participate in the networking sessions you will need to register before attending your first networking session.

AIJA Commisions Month 

October 20 - November 20, 2020 

I feel the AIJA spirit is coming through my computer screen”, this is how participants were describing the AIJA virtual congress in August. Hearing this has been a powerful reminder of how well connected our members are to our beloved association.

It’s time to register to the AIJA Commissions Month. If you haven’t yet signed up, we invite you to join the new and exciting autumn programme offered  from 20 October to 20 November. With a one-time fee ticket, you can attend a wide range of events, spread across 12 days and available live and on demand in a fully interactive event space:

  • All 21 Commissions will hold their academic and social programmes starting in the early afternoon (CEST)
  • You can choose when and what you attend: academic sessions, skills training, keynotes, speed networking, home hospitality, coaching, social activities, chats, exhibition, and virtual games
  • You will meet your peers and learn about the latest trends in your field of law
  • But you will also explore topics beyond your current expertise while connecting with lawyers either in your region or from around the world

NYC Global Real Estate Summit 2020 

November  5-6, 2020 between 9:00am-1:00pm EST Featured Speakers 

Two Half Day Sessions of featured speakers, panels and power sessions on the Nuts and Bolts of a Global Transaction, Global Real Estate Trends, Innovative and Futuristic Development, Changing Demographics and Lifestyles, Technology, Tax and Financing, and Best Practices moving forward in a Post COVID World.


Locate Guernsey Virtual Showcase 

October  8, 2020 between 11am-11:30am BST Please Register Here 

Discover the benefits of doing business in the island and hear how Guernsey continues to draw those who look for a more convenient, safer, better life. This is a valuable opportunity to hear the views of those who have made the move and now relish the experience of island life.   

AIJA 58th International Young Lawyers' Virtual Congress 

August  24-28, 2020 Come to our Global Taxes booth 

We at Global Taxes are very honored and looking forward to sponsoring the AIJA 58th International Young Lawyers' Virtual Congress, which will be exclusively online from the 24th to the 28th of August, 2020. If you are virtually attending, be sure to visit our Global Taxes booth. We hope to see you there! 

AIJA 58th International Young Lawyers' Virtual Congress 

July 29, 2020 | 

Due to her notable skills in the accounting profession, our CEO & Founder Alicea Castellanos has been recognized with a prestigious NYSSCPA Forty Under 40 Award!

Alicea was selected as someone that has notable skills and is visibly making a difference in the accounting profession. As part of her recognition, the New York State Society of CPAs will be announcing her name during the Forty Under 40 recognition segment of the virtual NextGen Conference taking place Wednesday, July 29.



Webinar de Nuevos Desafíos y Cambios Tributarios para Patrimonios Familiares 

July 16, 2020 | Regístrese 

Uria Menéndez está organizando un interesante webinar conjuntamente con Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uria sobre nuevos desafíos y cambios tributarios para patrimonios familiares. El programa se impartirá en español.

El webinar tendrá lugar el 16 de julio y ofrecerá la perspectiva de las distintas jurisdicciones en las que PPU y Uría Menéndez tienen presencia (Colombia, Chile, Perú, España y Portugal). A lo largo de las sesión, expertos describirán las tendencias globales en fiscalidad a grandes patrimonios y empresas familiares, las posibles modificaciones tributarias que se avecinan y las posibles alternativas para mitigar potenciales situaciones adversas.

Private Real Estate Seminar in São Paulo 2020 

March 10-13, 2020 | Cadastre-se

Don't miss the great opportunity to receive valuable information and tips about the New York housing market at the Real Estate Seminar in São Paulo on March 10-13 in which Fernando Koatz, Luciana Menezes, Teri Takagi, and I will be participating as speakers.

To reserve your place, please send an email with your name and the date of the event to the following address:

Remember that the events are free of charge







Private Client Forum Americas 2020 

February 5-7, 2020 |

Private Client Forum Americas  returns to the Banyan Tree Mayakoba, México on February 5-7; 2020 with three new co-chairs!

Joshua Rubenstein (Katten Muchin Rosenman) will be joined by Morven McMillan (Maples Group), Richard Hay (Stikeman Elliott) and Gilead Cooper QC (Wilberforce Chambers) to host The Americas Forum for leading private client legal advisers.

This 5-star resort will help foster an ideal environment for networking - creating and solidifying new business relationships and friendships.

The sessions are interactive, dynamic and thought-provoking - a 'must-attend' for your 2020 calendar. 

We look forward to seeing you there!

2020 New York State Society of CPAs International Tax Conference 

January 30, 2020 |

For the third consecutive year, Alicea chaired the New York State Society of CPAs International Tax Conference. Join her on Thursday, January 30th for a stimulating update for global taxpayers with a U.S. connection 

                                                                        8:45 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

                                                                          Baruch College

                                                55 Lexington Avenue, Vertical Campus 14th Floor,

                                                         Room 14-220, New York, NY 10010

                                                                   Live Webcast Available 

Make plans to attend this year´s International Taxation Conference. Come learn from renowned speakers and experts as they take on critical topics of the day including:

  • Tax planning for Businesses and Individuals After TCJA 
  • Update on International Voluntary Disclosure Procedures 
  • Transfer Pricing International Forms Update-Practical Pointers for Completing Form 5471

​Space is limited, so register today to secure your spot!

CPE Credits: 8

CLE Credits: 5

                                                    Save $50 with the Early Bird Discount!

                                                          Offer expires January 9, 2020


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Construyendo tusueño Americano | Workshop

November 13th, 2019 | www.tusueñ

Todo lo que necesitas saber para invertir y vivir en los Estados Unidos 

November 13th from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. Bogotá Colombia 

January 30, 2020


Join the STEP LatAm Conference 2019 

STEP Miami invites you to attend the STEP LatAm Conference on October 17th & 18th, 2019 in São Paulo, Brazil. Join the conference for the opportunity to engage, connect and network at the regions premier conference event. 

When: Thursday & Friday, October 17th & 18th, 2019
Where: Grand Hyatt, São Paulo, Brazil
Contact: STEP LatAm Conference     
(P) 647-923-8958  

Click here to register

2019 Roma 57th International Young Lawyers’ Congress by Aija  

September 7 , 2019 | 



11° Congreso de Desarrollo e Inversiones- La toma de decisiones en un año electoral

August 22, 2019 

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Friday, May 31, 2019

International Wealth Advisors Forum 2.0

May 15–17, 2019

Click here for more information. 

Post-Tax Season Review and Foreign Tax Reporting

May 2, 2019 | 6:00 - 8:30pm


Representing Foreign Buyers of New York Real Estate

April 30, 2019

Cosentino City Manhattan

New York Real Estate in Buenos Aires

March 26, 27, & 28, 2019 
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Alicea Castellanos spoke at 3 different events in panels on Tax Implications & Opportunities for Non-U.S. Persons Investing in U.S. Real Estate Property

New York Real Estate in Buenos Aires

March 26:

March 27: 

NY STEP Annual Conference / 15th Annual International Estate Planning Institute

Thursday, March 14 & Friday, March 15, 2019

24th International Bar Association Private Client Conference

3-5 March 2019 
Claridge's, London, England

Joint Meeting of the US and Mexico IFA Branches

February 20, 2019
Baker McKenzie Offices, 815 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20006

Annual Conference of the IFA USA Branch
February 21, 2019
Ritz-Carlton Washington DC, 1150 22nd Street, NW, Washington, DC 20037

NYC Single Family Office Summit 
February 22nd, 2019

Tax Preparation Tips for Creative Workers by Asian American Arts Alliance 

Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 1:00-2:30pm EST

Asian American Arts Alliance, 20 Jay Street, Suite 740, Brooklyn, NY 11201

The workshop was led by Alicea Castellanos, CPA, TEP, N.P., and CEO and Founder of Global Taxes LLC, a tax advisory and compliance services firm.

Below are some images from the event. 

The 2019 NYSSCPAs International Tax Conference took place on Tuesday, January 29th, 2019 at Baruch College in New York City.

Below are some images from the event. See all the images here.

Photos from 2019 NYSSCPAs International Tax Conference - January 29th, 2019

The agenda was as follows:

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Committee and Conference Chair:
Ronald J. Carlen, CPA, Partner, Citrin Cooperman
Alicea Castellanos, CPA, TEP, N.P., CEO & Founder, Global Taxes LLC

OFAC – “The Long Arm of the Law” – Tips for avoiding FCPA and Sanctions slips, trips and foot faults
Speakers: Katherine Toomey, Lewis Baach Kaufmann Middlemiss, Washington D.C.
Arthur D. Middlemiss, Lewis Baach Kaufmann Middlemiss, New York

Global Tax Compliance: Tips & Traps for the Unwary (INDIVIDUALS) 
Speaker: Susan Brown Otto, CPA, Managing Director, International Tax Advisory Services, LLC

Global Tax Compliance: Tips & Traps for the Unwary (U.S. and FOREIGN ENTITIES) 
Speaker: David Silver, Director, MBAF 

Networking Lunch
Personal Brand vs. Reputation:  Bringing Them into Alignment  (12:15pm to 12:45pm)
Lunch Speaker: Marguerita Dolatly, JD, Marguerita Dolatly Consulting

Planning for Global Families in the New World Order
Speaker: Simon Beck, Principal, Baker & McKenzie, LLP (KEYNOTE)

Speaker: Jennifer Sklar-Romano, Principal, Citrin Cooperman

IRS & NYC Update
Speakers: Brenda Stuart-Luke, Communications and Liaison, IRS
Shapiro Harold A, Large Business & International, IRS
Dora Delellis, Large Business & International, IRS
Eunkyong Choi, Taxpayer Advocate, NYC Department of Finance
William.H.Stevens, Large Business & International, IRS

IRS Update
Speaker: Christopher Byrne, Christopher Byrne, PLLC

GDPR Compliance
Speaker: Michael Bahar, Partner, Eversheds Sutherland

Closing Remarks 
Committee and Conference Chair: 
Ronald J. Carlen, CPA, Partner, Citrin Cooperman 
Alicea Castellanos, CPA, TEP, N.P., CEO & Founder, Global Taxes LLC

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