Joe Goldman is co-head of Jones Day's worldwide Tax Practice. He has 30 years of experience advising on the tax and business aspects of financial and international transactions. Joe counsels clients on M&A, collaboration and licensing agreements, post-acquisition integration of businesses, and financings and restructurings. He also advises clients on IRS audits and appeals.
Joe works regularly with clients in the life sciences and other high-value technology industries. He has provided tax advice on transactions worth hundreds of billions of dollars in the aggregate and has coordinated post-transaction legal entity restructurings and combinations around the world.
Joe's primary concentration is in cross-border taxation. He works with clients to maximize tax efficiency by developing specialized planning for foreign tax credits, transfer pricing, and profit repatriation. He also works with private equity clients, strategic investors, and hedge funds to structure their investments in the most tax-efficient manner.
Joe is a member of the American Bar Association (Taxation Section), the District of Columbia Bar, and the New York State Bar Association. He has lectured at conferences on numerous topics involving federal and international taxation.
- February 7, 2018
Tax Cut and Jobs Act: What it Means for American Business?
- February 6, 2018
How the Tax Cut and Jobs Act Impacts Your Business (A Legal Perspective)
- February 6, 2018
How the TCJA Impacts Your Business (A Technical Perspective)
- February 6, 2018
Jones Day's 2018 Speaker Series: The Tax Cuts and Job Act: What Does It Mean for American Business
- January 25, 2018
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: A Conference with the Government and Private Sector to Discuss the Legislation
- May 4, 2017
Business Tax Reform, Tax Council of the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity & Innovation
- April 20, 2017
Preparing for a Sea Change: A Conference with the Government and Private Sector to Discuss Comprehensive Tax Reform
- March 23, 2017
Financial Services Regulation in the Trump Administration
- March 17, 2017
The Prospects For Business Tax Reform, FBA Tax Atlanta and the Atlanta Bar Tax Section
- April 27, 2016
International Tax Seminar for Detroit Chapter of Tax Executives Institute
- June 22-23, 2015
Ethics and the Tax Director, Tax Executives Institute, Region III Conference, Foxwoods Resort & Casino
- May 1, 2015
It's Not All About the Tax: Business and Transactional Considerations in Implementing an Inversion of Publicly-Traded Multinational Group
- March 2015
BIO Conference on International Taxation in the Biopharmaceutical Industry
Tax for the Non-Tax Lawyer, CLE Summit
2007 International Tax Planning for the U.S. Taxpayer, Tax Executives Institute
Global Tax Planning for Intangibles, Tax Executives Institute
Intangibles Tax Planning, Tax Executives Institute
Cross-Border Finance, Tax Executives Institute
"An exceptional tax adviser. He has excellent judgment and balances risk and reward very well."Chambers USA
- New York University (LL.M. in Taxation 1997); Columbia University (J.D. 1991; Articles Editor, Journal of Transnational Law); Yeshiva University (B.S. in Accounting magna cum laude 1988)
- District of Columbia and New York
Ranked in Chambers USA: Tax in the District of Columbia (2013-2017, 2020-2023) and recognized as a noted practitioner nationwide for tax/corporate & finance (2019, 2021): "an extremely technical tax partner who provides outstanding work"
Best Lawyers in America, Tax Law (2021-2022)
Euromoney's Tax Expert Guide (2022)
Recommended in Legal 500 US: Tax: US taxes: non-contentious (2020-2022) and US taxes: contentious (2017-2020)