Jay Rubinstein is a US-qualified lawyer whom peers “have had very good experience with” when it comes to international tax and estate planning matters.
Jay is a partner in the Withers' private client and tax team and he is the dedicated US lawyer based in Geneva.
He focuses on tax, estate and financial planning with an emphasis on international tax and trust planning. Jay provides counsel to clients on inbound and outbound investment and tax planning and corporate and partnership tax planning.
He advises non-US clients with respect to US tax consequences of moving to the US, US tax and reporting consequences and planning for US beneficiaries within a structure, investing in the US, including in US real estate and private equity and hedge fund investments and advises non-US institutions as to US tax compliance. Jay has also been heavily involved in advising clients on the IRS Voluntary Disclosure and Streamline programmes, FATCA and CRS.
For the past year, Jay has been advising frequently on recent US tax legislation and its effect and solutions for non-US individuals and structures investing in US stocks and real estate. He has also regularly spoken at seminars in both Geneva and Zurich.