On 8 December 2022, the United States and Croatia signed their first convention for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of tax evasion with respect to taxes on income. With this development, Croatia becomes the latest, and the only remaining, European Union member state to sign its first tax convention with the US.
Tomislav Krmek is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Zurich office and a member of Firm's U.S. Tax and Global Wealth Management Practice Group. He graduated from the University of Zagreb Faculty of Law with a Master's degree and Georgetown University Law Center with a LLM in International Taxation. Subsequently he worked as a head of tax in one of the world’s largest communication companies, at a Big 4 accounting firm in New York, and as an associate in CMS Zagreb office. Tomislav was also a teaching assistant at Georgetown.