In September, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed the omnibus, 956-page climate and energy legislative package titled the Climate and Equitable Jobs Act (the "CEJA").
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
On September 13, 2021, the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee (the "Committee") released a draft of proposed changes to the federal tax code, including significant changes affecting trusts, estates, ...
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti
On September 27, 2021, the Build Back Better Act (the "Act"), was introduced in the House of Representatives
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
You may recall that in November 2019, New York's Attorney General, Letitia James, sued B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., one of the country's largest independent photo and video equipment retailers (B&H), claiming that B&H knowingly failed to pay New York sales tax.
Williams Weese Pepple & Ferguson
Irrevocable trusts provide many benefits, including estate and income tax savings and asset protection. As a trust ages, the original purpose for its creation may not align with its current performance.
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
In mid-September 2021, the House Ways and Means Committee advanced proposed legislation that could affect the estate plans of high net worth individuals and families.
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
The House Ways and Means Committee recently proposed new draft federal tax legislation that would dramatically affect the Private Wealth area. Many of the changes are time sensitive.
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
The leasing of a commercial aircraft to an airline in a foreign jurisdiction presents risks to the lessor and its secured lender, including whether an aircraft may readily be repossessed...
In Texas, property owners associations ("Associations") are typically non-profit corporations created under Chapter 22 of the Texas Business Organizations Code.
It is stating the obvious to note that virtual currency or cryptocurrency (Crypto) has become more mainstream in 2021. As major financial institutions have begun working with Crypto.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On Monday, July 19, 2021, Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE) and Rep. Scott Peters (D-CA-52) introduced The FAIR Transition and Competition Act of 2021 (S. 2378). The bill would, among other things, ...
One of the sensual and ineffable pleasures of life is a satisfying meal, whether prepared at home or partaken of at a restaurant.
Ballard Spahr LLP
Businesses with employees in Pennsylvania and Philadelphia should be prepared to adapt to a post-COVID world as temporary guidance regarding remote work expires and pre-COVID rules regarding...
On July 10, 2021, the G20 endorsed a broad framework to advance Pillars One and Two, which includes an aggressive timetable for bringing the new rules into force in 2023.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
In remarks following the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meetings, Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen stated that 132 countries are coming to a consensus around a global corporate minimum tax rate of at least 15 percent.
Shipman & Goodwin LLP
This new law allows Connecticut residents to take credits for income taxes paid to another state that has either a convenience of the employer rule or a COVID-19 pandemic-like convenience rule...
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Today, the Legislature sent an omnibus Tax Reform Code bill to the Governor for his signature. This is just one piece of the completed 2021-2022 state spending plan due by June 30.
Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs
Most business acquisitions are structured as purchases of assets in order to insulate the buyer from exposure to the liabilities of the seller.
The final months of 2020 saw a significant uptick in art rental appraisals. While perhaps an unusual trend in the art market, this uptick didn't much surprise estate planners.
While the world is watching the progress on the OECD's global tax proposals for taxing digital businesses and introducing a global minimum income tax rate, which were embraced and committed to by most Asian countries