Offshore finance subsidiary

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Offshore finance subsidiary

A wholly owned affiliate incorporated overseas, usually in a tax haven country, whose function is to issue securities abroad for use in either the parent's domestic or foreign business.

Offshore Finance Subsidiary

A wholly-owned subsidiary that exists in a foreign country, especially a tax haven. An offshore finance subsidiary issues stocks and bonds on behalf of the parent company outside the jurisdiction of the home country. The issues will therefore be subject to fewer regulations and perhaps also less scrutiny.
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In addition, if an applicable treaty contains a limitation-on-benefits article and the IRS determines that it is not met, offshore finance subsidiaries that borrow on the Eurodollar market may not use the regulations to obtain derivative benefits for the European investors, even if those investors would otherwise qualify for the PIE.
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