Regulations and Requirements
Before undertaking any overseas venture, U.S. firms should be aware of foreign country agreements, licenses, host-country regulations regarding certain types of business, tax incentives, requirements, and general regulations affecting trade between the United States and the foreign country.
This chapter reviews the following topics:
• Accounting and tax information. Tax rules governing U.S. individuals and companies abroad, as well as U.S. government incentives for operating abroad.
• Export license assistance. Where to obtain information on export licenses and the application process.
• Host-country incentives. Investment incentives available in foreign countries for U.S. businesses, including import ...