Jeffrey S. Hagen

Jeffrey S. Hagen


Jeffrey S. Hagen focuses his practice on international tax planning, primarily for high-net-worth individuals, international entrepreneurs, and trust structures.

Mr. Hagen advises on the viability and effectiveness of complex international transactions as well as potential corporate inversions, Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act of 1980 (FIRPTA) issues, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, tax treaties, and compliance relating to the Common Reporting Standard (CRS) and Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).  Mr. Hagen is also well-versed with respect to the Economic Substance requirements for companies established in the Caribbean.

Mr. Hagen is the Chair of the Tax Committee of the International Law Section of the Florida Bar and recently spoke on a comparative tax law panel in Panama sponsored by the ILS.  He has spoken in Mexico City, New York and Miami at conferences sponsored by the Transnational Tax Network regarding pre-immigration tax planning, the elimination of the 30-day rule for CFCs to “check the box,” and changes under information reporting regimes for single member LLCs.  Mr. Hagen attended international lectures in Brussels in 2016 for young attorneys, became a member of the Florida Bar in 2015, and is a member of the Tax Section of the Florida Bar.

Mr. Hagen earned his B.A. in 2012 from the University of Michigan; his J.D, with honors, in 2015 from the University of Florida Levin College of Law; and his LL.M. in Taxation in 2016 from the University of Florida Levin College of Law.

  • Tax and estate planning
  • Business transactions
  • Corporate organizations
  • B.A., University of Michigan, 2012
  • J.D, with honors, University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2015
  • LL.M. in Taxation, University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2016
  • The Florida Bar