Press Room

April 23, 2012

Schneidman & Jahn to Speak at Financial Research Associates’ Private Investment Funds Tax Master Class

Financial Research Associates (FRA) provides the financial community with access to business information and networking opportunities. Offering highly targeted conferences, FRA is a preferred resource for executives and managers seeking cutting-edge information on the next wave of business opportunities.

The third Annual Private Investment Funds Tax Master Class features two programs, Tax Practices for Private Equity Funds and Effective Hedge Fund Tax Practices. Together, these concurrent agendas give attendees the benefit of mixing and matching sessions that will paint in-depth overviews of the ever-changing tax landscape.
WTAS Managing Directors, Len Schneidman and Richard Jahn will take part in panel discussions during the private equity track.

Schneidman's panel, Tax Considerations for Foreign Investors and Investments Coming into the U.S., discusses the best ways to structure around ECI/UBTI, reporting/withholding issues for foreign partners and sovereign wealth funds.

Jahn will speak during the Private Equity Tax Compliance and Reporting session about information reporting and withholding, best LP reporting practices and changes in tax rates affecting the private equity sector in addition to tax compliance best practices and updates.

The conference will take place May 7 and 8, 2012 at the Princeton Club in New York City. For further details, please visit