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Erich Pugh, CPA

Erich Pugh, CPA
Erich Pugh is a director and leads Redpath’s international tax practice. He provides international tax planning services to public and private companies with international operations. He helps clients with the structuring of acquisitions and dispositions, entering into new markets, repatriation planning, foreign tax credit planning, legal entity rationalization and restructuring, transfer pricing, international tax compliance and both U.S. and non-U.S. tax audits. Erich is a frequent speaker and has published international tax articles in such publications as International Tax Review, Tax Notes International, The Tax Advisor and Internationale Wirtschafts Briefe (Germany’s leading international tax publication). He has provided public accounting services for over 30 years and has been at Redpath and Company since 2018.

Recent Posts

Requirements for Withholding on Payments to Foreign Vendors

Whether one makes payments to foreign individuals or foreign businesses, there are specific tax rules that one needs to consider. (This section appears as part of Redpath's 2018 Bottomline Newsletter as well.)

Relief from Penalties for Late-Filed Form 5471

One of the more common international reporting requirements is a Form 5471, Information Return of U.S. Persons with Respect to Certain Foreign Corporations. Form 5471 is the primary form used by the IRS to collect the information listed in...

IRS Offers International Transition Tax Filing Relief

The IRS has offered penalty and filing relief to many subject to the new transition tax on foreign earnings. They recently updated the frequently asked questions (FAQ) area on their Tax Reform page, with it now outlining relief for certain...

The TCJA and International Tax, Part Two

On February 18, 2018, we published the first part of a two-part article that provides an overview of the new international tax provisions of the recently enacted Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (The Act).  In part one we covered the Territorial System...

The TCJA and International Tax, Part One

Included in the recently enacted Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (The Act) were a number of sweeping international tax provisions. Consequently, both public and private companies have new things to consider going forward.