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Accessing Cash South of the Border As Canadian Startups Increasingly Look to Access US Investors With Natasha Allen, a Partner at Foley & Lardner

Natasha Allen, a partner with Foley & Lardner LLP and a Co-Chair for Artificial Intelligence within the firm’s Innovative Technology sector, a Co-Chair of the Venture Capital Committee and a member of the Venture Capital M&A and Transactions Practices, speaks with Host Richard Levick of LEVICK. Natasha discusses how Canadian startups are increasingly looking south to the United States for angel investors; what Canadian entrepreneurs need to know to entice American investors; the corporate and personal tax benefits and government incentives that come with incorporating in Canada as well as the potential tax issues that can come about when U.S. investors look to take distributions or dividends or if the company is sold; the competitive advantage that can be secured by patent protection and more. Listen here