Rode specialises in international US federal tax, which
includes assisting businesses and investors with addressing tax
implications of various cross-border enterprises such as
expansion overseas, mergers, acquisitions, financing, and
restructurings. Rode focuses on both US outbound and foreign
inbound clients in a variety of industries, including
technology, manufacturing, real estate, and private equity.
With more than 19 years of experience, Rode has served
clients with tax considerations around a broad array of
matters, including multinational business expansion and
financing, transaction and business structuring, supply chain
analysis, deployment of intangible and intellectual property,
management of foreign currency exposure, foreign investments in
US real estate, as well as tax compliance and reporting across
a wide range of categories.
Before joining Andersen Tax, Rode was a partner at BDO USA,
where he led the international tax services practice within the
firm’s central region. Earlier in his career, Rode
worked at Grant Thornton serving clients in the Chicago
practice office and, later, as a member of the international
technical tax practice within the firm’s
Washington national tax office in Washington, DC.