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Treasury Proposes Second Set Of Regulations On Opportunity Zones
The U.S. Treasury Department ("Treasury") clarified the Opportunity Zone tax incentive through a second set of proposed regulations.
United States
16 May 2019
Treasury To Provide Guidance On "Carried Interest" Under Tax Cuts And Jobs Act
The U.S. Treasury Department ("Treasury") and the Internal Revenue Service will provide guidance for taxpayers on how the new limits to the carried interest provisions under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will be implemented.
United States
5 Mar 2018
Banking Regulators Provide Guidance On Effects Of New Tax Law
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (collectively, the "agencies") provided interagency guidance...
United States
22 Jan 2018
Cadwalader Attorneys Summarize New Tax Reform Provisions Affecting Nonprofits
On December 20, 2017, the Senate and the House of Representatives voted to pass the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
United States
2 Jan 2018
House Passes GOP Tax Reform Bill
By a vote of 227 to 205, the House of Representatives passed the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act." Previously, Cadwalader attorneys reviewed business provisions...
United States
23 Nov 2017
Cadwalader Attorneys Analyze Potential Effects Of House Tax Reform Bill On Nonprofits
A simplified 1.4% private foundation excise tax on investment income. Currently, private foundations are subject to a 2% excise tax on net investment income (lowered to 1% in certain circumstances).
United States
21 Nov 2017
Trump Administration Unveils Tax Reform Framework
The Trump Administration, the House Committee on Ways and Means, and the Senate Committee on Finance released a unified tax reform framework.
United States
4 Oct 2017
IRS And Treasury Hold Hearing On Proposed Section 385 Debt/Equity Distinctions
At a public hearing, the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Treasury Department examined proposed regulations under Section 385 of the Internal Revenue Code.
United States
22 Jul 2016
Senator Introduces Bill To Establish Investment Tax Credits For Business And Residential Energy Storage
Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM) introduced the "Energy Storage Tax Incentive and Deployment Act of 2016" (S. 3159).
United States
21 Jul 2016
House Republican Introduces Bill To Provide Solar Energy Tax Relief
The bill was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means and would apply to property placed in service after December 31, 2015.
United States
30 Jun 2016
House Democrat Introduces Energy Storage Act
The proposed bill would extend the 30% investment tax credit from renewable energy generation property to renewable energy storage property.
United States
30 Jun 2016
IRS And Treasury To Hold Hearing On Jointly Proposed Debt-Equity Regulations (Fed. Reg.)
The Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Treasury Department scheduled a public hearing to discuss proposed regulations under section 385 of the Internal Revenue Code.
United States
29 Jun 2016
Senator Hatch Urges Regulators To Provide Answers On Green Energy Program
Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch (R-UT) requested information concerning the use and administration of cash grants and energy tax credits from the U.S. Treasury Department...
United States
20 Jun 2016
IRS Publishes New Guidance On Renewable Energy Tax Credits
In December 2015, the U.S. Congress passed a multi-year extension of renewable energy tax credits, including credits for wind, solar, geothermal, hydropower and biomass facilities.
United States
2 Jun 2016
Senator Introduces Bill To Revise Tax Treatment Of Derivatives
Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) introduced a draft bill that would amend the Internal Revenue Code to revise the tax treatment of derivatives and their underlying investments, among other purposes.
United States
27 May 2016
IRS Ruling Sounds Alarm Over Tax-Exempt Status Of Nonprofit ACOs Operating Outside Of The Medicare Shared Savings Program
On April 8, 2016, the IRS released private letter ruling 201615022 denying tax-exempt section 501(c)(3) status to a nonprofit accountable care organization ("ACO") that did not participate in the Medicare Shared Savings Program.
United States
17 May 2016
Hotel Delays Acquisition After Concluding That FIRPTA Applies To Its Non-U.S. Shareholders
A hotel and resort company delayed the planned acquisition of a vacation ownership business as a result of new understandings of the tax consequences of the deal.
United States
10 May 2016
REIT Spinoffs: Passive REITs, Active Businesses, Part 2
In addition to the many real estate investment trust issues discussed in the previous sections, REIT spinoffs implicate the provisions of section 355.
United States
15 Apr 2015
REIT Spinoffs: Passive REITs, Active Businesses
A real estate investment trust is essentially a corporation that pools the capital of many investors to own and operate income-producing real estate assets.
United States
15 Apr 2015
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