On Aug.1, President Trump announced a 10% tariff on an additional $300 billion of Chinese goods not subject to previous tariffs levied by the United States during the protracted trade war. Last Friday, the president announced that the fresh tariffs would be hiked to 15%. According to the American Apparel and Footwear Association, the most recent list ... READ MORE >
Carol Lapidus, CPA, is a partner with RSM US LLP, and leader of the firm’s consumer products, fashion, beauty and home sector industries practice. Carol primarily works with privately held middle market businesses, advising clients on organizational structure, licensing, international operational M&A, long-term planning and related matters. She is based in New York.