March29th, CCCWA President Cathy Zhuo accompanied Economic & Commercial Counselor Yang Yihang and Consul Lv Dun from Consulate General of China, San Francisco, visited COSTCO which will open a new store in Shanghai mid next year. During the visiting, Couselor Yang introduced " China International Import Expo" which will be held in Shanghai this November. On the same day, Counselor Yang and Consul Lv visited ISoftStone, VestLink Incubation Center, and communicated with representatives from CCCWA members and local entrepreneurs.
Consulate Yang praised CCCWA dedicated to united local business and enterprises, interacted and kept good relationship with local community, business and government, and actively contributed to economic development between China and Washington State.
VestLink公司 CEO Amy Du介绍了拟与海外青年华人协会（CYPA）、华盛顿州中国总商会共同举办的五月“西雅图跨境创新周”活动，活动拟邀请美中两国的政府、企业参加。VestLink、CYPA将与CCCWA携手介绍和宣传西雅图在航空，大健康，高科技行业全球领先的科技优势，通过深入互动，促进中美双方企业家达成国际创新项目的合作与交流，推动中美高科技技术在两国的发展。
VestLink CEO Amy Du introduced "Seattle Cross-Border Innovation Week" in May 2018 co-hosted by CCCWA、VestLink and CYPA. We will invites enterprises and government officers from the United States and China to this event. VestLink、CYPA and CCCWA, as a bridge connecting Chinese and American innovative companies and industries, will work with CCCWA members with expertise in real estate, tax and law to introduce Seattle's global leading technological advantages in aviation, health, and high-tech industries, and to promote cooperation and exchanges cross boarder innovation cooperation between China and the United States.
日前, CCCWA法律顾问 Mr. Alex Cai (华盛顿州执业20多年，具有丰富经验的国际商务律师), 与 Mr. Moses Wan (M Squared Tax PLLC税务咨询公司总裁,西雅图大学兼职税务教授) 在拓宏房地产公司为大家举行了一场专题讲座，解析2018新税法对LLC房地产投资的影响。
Last week, CCCWA's legal advisor, Mr. Cai from Cai & Associates who has 20 years of legal work experience in international business transactions and Mr. Moses Wan, the CEO of M Squared Tax PLLC/ adjunct tax professor at Seattle University, held a professional seminar at the Create World (USA) office.
Mr. Cai discussed how to take titles to investment real estate properties, consideration in choosing proper LLC management structure, practical issues for Chinese investors when forming LLCs, and basic structure of an operating agreement.
Moses provided a high level overview of the tax law changes under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and their impact on foreign real estate investments. He also discussed common holding structures for US real estate investments such as an LLC and a C Corporation and advantages and disadvantages of each structure in light of the new tax laws. Further, he discussed important US tax filing requirements related to foreign nationals investing in US real estate.
两位专业人士提供了精准的数据和实际案例的分享，并且当场解答了参会者提出的一些疑问， 参会人员受到了启发。 大家非常期待CCCWA今后继续举办各类专题讲座， 以便获得专业人士提供的最新业内信息 。 同时, 大家肯定了CCCWA对服务社区的努力。
Two professionals provided accurate data , shared practical case studies with us and answered relevant questions on the spot. All participants were inspired. In addition, participates are expecting CCCWA to continue to organize these professional seminars so that them can obtain the latest information from the industry. At the same time, they affirmed the contribution of CCCWA to society.
研讨会 PPT 幻灯片提供如下:
The workshop PPT slides are provided as follows: