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Charting the future of premium subsidies under the Affordable Care Act: Halbig v. Burwell and King v. Burwell

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 24 2014

On July 22, 2014, two federal appellate courts issued conflicting decisions, within hours of each other, regarding the IRS final rule published on

IRS begins audit of deferred compensation plans subject to Section 409A

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 2 2014

The IRS announced at recent bar association meeting that it is commencing a formal compliance initiative program (CIP) of selected employers and

The Affordable Care Actcountdown to compliance for employers, week 30: the IRS tells us that employer payment plans (really, really, really) don’t work

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 2 2014

The IRS recently issued two Q&As on the subject of employer payment plans, the purpose of which was to again underscore that arrangements purporting

IRS chief counsel shrugs off taxpayer’s Section 956 gambit

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • May 28 2014

In a recently released Chief Counsel Advice Memorandum (the "Memorandum"), the IRS Office of Chief Counsel (International) addressed an interesting

The Affordable Care Actcountdown to compliance for employers, week 32: why capping annual hours at 1560 does not work

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 19 2014

Whenever Congress draws a line in the sandsuch as with exposure for assessable payments under the Affordable Care Act's employer shared

China update - May 19 2014

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • China, Hong Kong, USA
  • -
  • May 19 2014

On May 5, the U.S. Third Fleet issued a press release stating that from June 26 to August 1, twenty-three nations, 47 ships, six submarines, more

Proposed rules would offer REIT status to certain solar assets

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • May 15 2014

The modified "flow-through" tax treatment afforded to REITs depends on the entity's ability to meet certain asset and income-based tests, all of

Proposed IRS rule could allow solar energy REITs

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 14 2014

President Obama announced on Friday several executive actions to advance clean energy. Among them, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will publish

Rollover contributions: what plan administrators need to know

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • May 9 2014

Retirement plan administrators routinely receive requests from employees to accept rollover contributions of amounts held in a prior employer's

The independent contractor: to be or not to be

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 24 2014

Just because an employer calls someone an independent contractor does not make him or her so. Because revenue-starved states have been increasingly