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The Internal Revenue Service is pursuing diligently foreign companies and the US companies that hire them to perform offshore services for the oil and gas industry on the outer continental shelf in the Gulf of Mexico. Under the Internal Revenue Code, those performing services that relate to the exploration and exploitation of natural resources in the area are considered to be within the United States for federal tax purposes.
For more information, please contact:
Tom Gillett, Manager
International Law Office
New Hibernia House
London, SE1 9AG
Tel: +44 20 7234 0606
Fax: +44 20 7234 0808