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November 19, 2019

On December 13th, partner Micheal Miller will chair the Tax Traps and Opportunities session at the 2019 International Fiscal Association New York Region Fall Conference.  Learn more and register here.

November 19, 2019

Qualified opportunity zone investing, introduced as part of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, is an evolving area. On December 6th, associate Aaron Gaynor will be faculty speaker of the webinar Qualified Opportunity Zones: A New Real Estate Investment Structure. He will discuss the tax benefits, requirements and structuring considerations as well as new rules and guidance. More information is available here.

November 15, 2019

Michael Miller warns in a Law360 article "Wealthy Foreigners May Have Unexpected US Tax Connection" that: "[T]here are many people that believe if they're in the U.S. for less than half of the year, they don't have a problem. But that’s clearly not true.... It’s very easy to end up a resident without realizing it." Read the full Law 360 article here.

November 12, 2019

On November 15th, partner David Kahen is presenting at a seminar providing a Practical Introduction to LLCs. Discussion items include: the advantages and disadvantages of the LLC structure; the mechanics of forming an LLC; the use of equity-based incentive compensation; and tax issues and new legal developments relating to the use of LLCs. CLE credit is available for New York and certain other states. For more information and to register, click here.

by Norman J. Misher, Ariel B. Woldar
Published: Benefits & Compensation Update, October 25, 2019
Download the file for 401(k) Hardships Made A Little Easier.
by Ezra Dyckman, Charles S. Nelson
Published: October 23, 2019
Download the file for My Liabilities Are My Greatest Assets: Tax Court Decision in
by Elliot Pisem, David E. Kahen
Published: New York Law Journal, October 17, 2019
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by Allen J. Erreich, Charles C. Shulman
Published: Benefits & Compensation Update, October 4, 2019
Download the file for Recent IRS Guidance on Taxation: Withholding and Reporting for Uncashed Distribution Checks from Tax-Qualified Plans.
by Ezra Dyckman, Charles S. Nelson
Published: New York Law Journal, August 28, 2019
Download the file for Section 467 Leases: Having Your Cake and Eating It Too?.
by Elliot Pisem, David E. Kahen
Published: New York Law Journal, August 15, 2019
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by Elliot Pisem, Ellen Seiler Brody
Published: July 25, 2019
Download the file for Always Be Nice to Whistle-blowers (And Other Changes Made by the Taxpayer First Act).
by Allen J. Erreich, Charles C. Shulman
Published: Benefits & Compensation Update, July 2, 2019
Download the file for Proposed Regulations on Retirement Plan Distribution Withholding for Recipients with Non-U.S. Addresses.
by Ezra Dyckman, Aaron S. Gaynor
Published: New York Law Journal, June 26, 2019
Download the file for Opportunity Zone Talking Points for Fourth of July BBQs.
by Elliot Pisem, David E. Kahen
Published: New York Law Journal, June 20, 2019
Download the file for Update on Theft Losses: 'McNely v. Commissioner'.
by Judy M. Hensley, Chase B. Steinlauf, Ariel B. Woldar
Published: Benefits and Compensation Update, June 10, 2019
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by Michael J. Miller
Published: Canadian Tax Journal, June, 2019
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by Michael J. Miller
Published: International Tax Journal, May-June, 2019
Download the file for Discretionary Treaty Benefits and the Unbearable Absurdity of the PPT.
by Norman J. Misher, Allen J. Erreich, Judy M. Hensley, Charles C. Shulman, Chase B. Steinlauf, Ariel B. Woldar
Published: Benefits & Compensation Update, May 17, 2019
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by Ezra Dyckman
Published: New York Law Journal, April 24, 2019
Download the file for Buyer (and Seller) Beware: Changes to NYS Transfer Tax and Mansion Tax.
by Elliot Pisem, David E. Kahen
Published: New York Law Journal, April 18, 2019
Download the file for S Corporation Allocations Upon Transfer of Stock.
by Joseph Lipari, Aaron S. Gaynor
Published: New York Law Journal, March 8, 2019
Download the file for Apple Sales Tax Case Disregards Form of Transaction.
by Joseph Lipari, Aaron S. Gaynor
Published: New York Law Journal, March 8, 2019
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Published: The Daily Tax Report, February 28, 2019
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by Ezra Dyckman, Charles S. Nelson
Published: New York Law Journal, February 27, 2019
Download the file for Anything But Simple Interest: Proposed Regulations Under Section 163(j).
by Elliot Pisem, David E. Kahen
Published: February 21, 2019
Download the file for Value of Franchise Rights Under BIG Tax: 'H R B-Delaware v. Commissioner'.
by , By Libin Zhang (former partner at Roberts & Holland LLP)
Published: Bloomberg Insights, January 10, 2019
Download the file for Qualified Opportunity Zones: Death, Taxes, and Other Uncertainties.
by Ezra Dyckman, Aaron S. Gaynor
Published: New York Law Journal, December 26, 2018
Download the file for Opportunity Zone Talking Points for Cocktail Parties.
by Elliot Pisem, David E. Kahen
Published: New York Law Journal, December 19, 2018
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by Joseph Lipari, Aaron S. Gaynor
Published: New York Law Journal, December 13, 2018
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Published: Tax Notes, November 12, 2018
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Published: Tax Management Real Estate Journal, November 7, 2018
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Published: Tax Notes, October 29, 2018
Download the file for Simultaneous Equations for Simpler Tax Analysis.
by Ezra Dyckman, Charles S. Nelson
Published: New York Law Journal, October 24, 2018
Download the file for The Fog Is Starting to Clear: Proposed Regulations Under §199A.
by Elliot Pisem, David E. Kahen
Published: New York Law Journal, October 18, 2018
Download the file for S Corporation Inconsistent Reporting Issues: 'Rubin v. United States'.
by Michael S. Grisolia
Published: Tax Notes, October 15, 2018
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by Ezra Dyckman, Charles S. Nelson
Published: New York Law Journal, August 22, 2018
Download the file for Déjà Vu All Over Again: New Proposed Disguised Sale Regulations.
by Elliot Pisem, David E. Kahen
Published: New York Law Journal, August 16, 2018
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Published: Tax Notes, August 6, 2018
Download the file for Qualified Opportunity Zones: Hot Tubs and Other Hot Topics.