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IRS Warns Cryptocurrency Holders To Report Transactions And Pay Taxes
It is no secret that cryptocurrency holders are facing increased scrutiny by the IRS. In 2018, the agency announced a virtual currency compliance campaign that included outreach and examinations.
United States
21 Aug 2019
Altera Aftermath: IRS Lifts Moratorium on Examining Stock-Based Compensation Cost-Sharing Arrangements
In the wake of the IRS' Ninth Circuit victory in Altera Corporation v. Commissioner, 926 F.3d 1061 (9th Circuit 2019), the IRS' Large Business and International (LB&I) Division
United States
15 Aug 2019
10 Summer Book Recommendations For Tax Attorneys
In Law360, tax partner and tax controversy group co-founder Kat Gregor discusses the top summer
United States
13 Aug 2019
IRS Issues Guidance On "Endowment Tax" For Colleges And Universities
On July 3, 2019, Treasury and the IRS published proposed regulations on the new excise tax on the net investment income of certain private colleges and universities under section 4968
United States
19 Jul 2019
Overview Of Spring Term 2019 Supreme Court Tax Decisions
In its 2019 Spring Term, the Supreme Court published five decisions regarding tax matters, three of which limit states' taxing authority.
United States
17 Jul 2019
LB&I Announces New Compliance Campaigns Targeting Offshore Activities Of U.S. Taxpayer
The IRS will continue to focus its compliance efforts on taxpayers' offshore activities in the coming months.
United States
9 Jul 2019
Supreme Court Holds North Carolina Trust Taxation Law Is Unconstitutional
On June 21, 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously held that a state cannot tax trust income solely because the beneficiaries are state residents.
United States
9 Jul 2019
Threat Of Sales Tax Overcollection Suits Grows Post-Wayfair
In a recent Law360 article, tax partner and tax controversy group co-founder Kat Gregor, tax controversy counsel Elizabeth Smith and tax associate Stefan Herlitz analyze the costly risks that loom if retailers collect...
United States
1 Jul 2019
12th Annual U.S. And Latin America Tax Practice Trends Panelist
Tax partner and tax controversy group co-founder Kat Gregor recently spoke on a panel of leading experts on "Hidden Wealth":
United States
28 Jun 2019
Ninth Circuit Issues Altera Decision, Upholding IRS Regulation On Allocation Of Stock-Based Compensation, Reversing The Tax Court (Again)
On June 7, 2019, the Ninth Circuit re-issued a decision in Altera v. Commissioner, upholding an IRS Regulation that had been previously struck down
United States
21 Jun 2019
Guidance On Tax Incentives For Investments In Qualified Opportunity Zones
On April 17, 2019, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service ("IRS")
United States
27 May 2019
IRS Suspends Prior Guidance Limiting Tax-Free Spinoffs
On March 21, 2019, the IRS announced it is temporarily suspending two revenue rulings addressing tax-free spinoffs.
United States
17 Apr 2019
The Danish Conduit Cases: A Landmark Ruling On Withholding Tax And Abuse Of Rights
In an alarming development for some private equity funds, the Court of Justice of the European Union (the CJEU) has issued two judgments in the combined N Luxembourg 1 (Case C-115/16),
United States
11 Apr 2019
Treasury Issues Final Regulations Reversing Proposed Rules On Mutual Funds' Investments In Non-U.S. Corporations
On March 18, 2019, the Treasury Department and IRS issued final regulations (the "Final Regulations").
United States
2 Apr 2019
Tax Issues On Private Equity Transactions
The term ‘private equity' is defined by the British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association as ‘any medium to long term finance provided in return for an equity stake in potentially high
United States
27 Feb 2019
Podcast: Credit Funds: Withholding Tax On European Investments
In this podcast, Brenda Coleman and Andy Howard discuss strategies for credit fund managers to address interest withholding tax issues on European investments in light of a complex and changing landscape.
European Union
27 Feb 2019
A Brief Exploration Of Privilege Nuances In The Tax Context
In a recent Law360 article, tax partner and tax controversy group co-founder Kat Gregor, tax controversy counsel Elizabeth Smith and litigation associate Liz Tolon explore the tax privilege nuances associated with attorney-client privilege and other relevant analogs that exist to protect client confidentiality.
United States
20 Feb 2019
Noteworthy Tax Controversy Events
STEP Mid Atlantic Webinar: Kat Gregor will be a featured webinar panelist on "What Private Wealth Planners Need to Know About the EU's Mandatory Disclosure Directive DAC 6."
United States
20 Feb 2019
New Final Partnership Audit Regulations
On December 21, 2018, IRS and Treasury issued final regulations implementing the partnership audit regime (T.D. 9844).
United States
19 Feb 2019
IRS Announces Voluntary Disclosure Program For Domestic And Offshore Assets
On November 20, 2018, IRS issued a memo on its new voluntary disclosure program ("Voluntary Disclosure Program" or "Program") ...
United States
19 Feb 2019
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