Cozen O'Connor (JD Supra Israel)
E-2 Visas Now Available for Israeli Nationals
After a long wait, the U.S. Department of State has announced that a treaty investor agreement has finally been executed between Israel and the United States. Effective today, May 1, 2019, Israeli citizens may now apply for the E-2 visa classification at the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv.
Israeli Tax Authority Extends Deadline to Register Family Trusts and Elect Tax Regime
On June 29, 2015, the Israeli Tax Authority extended the deadline for registration of Family Trusts (sometimes referred to as Relatives Trusts), which are trusts created by a non-Israeli grantor for the benefit of one or more Israeli resident beneficiaries, from June 30, 2015, to December 31, 2015.