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  • Think Global Session: Doing Business in the United States

Think Global Session: Doing Business in the United States

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm

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World Trade and Convention Centre
1800 Argyle Street , Summit Suite
Halifax, NS, Canada





Nova Scotia Business Inc. is hosting a Think Global Session on doing business in the United States. In this session, we will explore the various aspects of doing business in the United States, including NAFTA re-negotiations, the changing immigration landscape, and tax implications.


8:30am - 9:00am:  Registration and Coffee

9:00am - 12:00pm: Information Session - Doing Business in the United States

Presenters and Topics:

Birgit Matthiesen, Director, Canada-U.S. Cross Border Business Affairs, Arent Fox

  •  NAFTA Re-negotiations
  • “America First” Policy
  • U.S. Import Enforcement 
  • Canada-U.S. Border Adjustment Tax – Status

Blair Hodgman, Managing Partner, Allen & Hodgman 

  • U.S. Immigration 
  • Canada-U.S. Business Travel

Darlene Shaw, United States Tax Services Practice Leader, Collins Barrow 

  • Tax Implications Managing Your Financial Risk

Registration fee: FREE

Registration deadline: September 8, 2017


Jennifer Dunbar


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