International Tax Lunch: Using Income Tax Treaties—A Guide for Regular People and their Accountants Webcast | 4183511A

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January 11, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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CPE 1.00, MCLE 1.00, MCLE LS-TX 1.00
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Everyone "knows" that tax treaties can be used to solve tax problems. But how, exactly, do you figure out whether a tax treaty is useful in your case? Receive guidance on using income tax treaties and more in this course.

Attendees will consider how do you prepare Form 8833 to claim the treaty benefits. Plus, determine the impact of claiming treaty benefits on the tax return paperwork and identify whether your income tax is a liability.


  • When is a tax treaty a useful solution for a client's situation?
  • How do you find the right treaty and the right rules in the treaty that you must apply?
  • How do you complete Form 8833 to claim treaty benefits?
  • Who is eligible to claim treaty benefits?

Major Subjects:

  • Income tax treaty research and interpretation.
  • Eligibility for tax treaty benefits.
  • Impact of tax treaty claims on Forms and Schedules required for the taxpayer.

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CPAs, accountants and attorneys.


Philip D.W. Hodgen, Esq, Esq.

Philip D. W. Hodgen is the principal attorney for HodgenLaw PC, which specializes in the international tax arena. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Claremont McKenna College and his juris doctor degree from the School of Law at the University of California, Los Angeles. He went on to earn a master of laws in taxation from the University of San Diego School of Law. For six years as a youth, he lived in Rhodesia, South Africa and New Zealand.

Admitted to the California Bar in 1982, Hodgen spent nine years in law firms and with a large U.S. bank before starting his own firm in 1991. He is a past chair of the International Tax Committee of the State Bar of California’s Tax Section, and was a member of the Executive Committee of the State Bar of California’s Tax Section from 2004-07. He is on the Organizing Committee for CalCPA’s International Tax Conference and its annual Tax Update and Planning Conference. Hodgen frequently speaks on a variety of international tax, trust and estate topics to attorneys, accountants, bankers, and real estate professionals.

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