Licensed to practice as an Attorney and CPA in California and licensed as a CPA, CA in Ontario, Canada, Marc J. Gedeon combines his cross-border tax, accounting, and legal expertise to represent select wealthy individuals and families, professional athletes, entertainers, executives and business owners.
Mr. Gedeon has over twenty years of combined experience in providing tax and legal advice to clients across the United States and Canada. With a unique background as a California CPA, a Canadian CPA, CA and an attorney, Mr. Gedeon’s clients rely on his business mind in addition to his legal mind to craft creative strategies to accomplish their objectives.
A specialist in the area of U.S.-Canada cross-border taxation, Mr. Gedeon provides advanced U.S. and Canadian tax services and tax planning for clients who work, invest or conduct business in the United States and Canada. Splitting his time between Los Angeles and Toronto, Mr. Gedeon brings his many years of actual experience working in both the U.S. and Canada as a tax professional combined with his own first hand experience in managing a personal and business cross-border lifestyle to advise his clients in navigating their own cross-border lifestyles. In addition, Mr. Gedeon utilizes his time spent in both Los Angeles and Toronto to maintain an interactive relationship with his clients.
Mr. Gedeon continuously draws on his extensive experience to advise clients with respect to complex tax matters such as filing tax forms 3520/3520-A, 5471, 8621, 8858, 8865, 926, T1161, and T1243 among others.
Mr. Gedeon’s representative experience includes the following:
- Tax planning for executives on inter-company job transfers between the U.S. and Canada;
- Inbound and outbound tax planning for private U.S. and Canadian businesses engaging in cross-border transactions
- Structuring and forming U.S. entities for Canadian entities doing business in the U.S.
- Advisor to the Australian and Canadian governments on U.S. non-resident tax filings for foreign nationals working in the U.S.;
- Tax compliance and strategies for multi-national individual and business clients
Mr. Gedeon graduated from Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada with a Bachelor of Commerce with honors degree. After beginning his career with a Canadian Chartered Accounting firm, Mr. Gedeon relocated to Los Angeles, where he joined the international accounting firm Arthur Andersen and then went on to obtain his law degree at Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles.
In his spare time, Mr. Gedeon is an avid sports, music and traveling enthusiast. When not passionately following his beloved Toronto Maple Leafs, Mr. Gedeon also enjoys football, baseball, skiing, and listening to music from the psychedelic era.