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Tax policy update - July 21, 2014

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 21 2014

The House passed a tax bill 277-130 on Thursday, July 17, 2014, that includes five tax benefits related to charitable giving. H.R. 4719, as passed

Tax policy update - July 14, 2014

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 14 2014

The House voted 258-160 on July 11, 2014, to pass H.R. 4718, a bill that would renew and make permanent “bonus depreciation” one of the currently

Tax policy update - July 1,2014

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 1 2014

Senate: Highway Bill Markup Hangin’ at Rest Stop. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) unveiled a $7.6 billion modified Chairman’s Mark

IRS issues “stock right” guidance under 457A

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 23 2014

On June 10, the IRS issued a revenue ruling confirming that a nonstatutory stock option or stock-settled stock appreciation right (SSAR) that is

Benefits catch-up: new guidance on qualified plans’ acceptance of direct rollovers; new model COBRA notices; the case of the Purloined Stale Cake

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 20 2014

Some recent developments that need to be noted: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued additional guidance on when it is reasonable for a

New guidance on qualified plans’ acceptance of direct rollovers; new model COBRA notices

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 18 2014

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued additional guidance on when it is reasonable for a qualified retirement plan to accept a direct

Tax policy update - June 16, 2014

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 16 2014

The House passed legislation to make permanent three expired tax provisions related to business expensing and tax benefits for S corporations. None

Tax policy update - June 10, 2014

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 10 2014

In a joint statement released on June 5, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch (R-UT) announced a series

Tax policy update - June 2, 2014

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 2 2014

The House Ways & Means Committee on May 29 marked up and favorably reported out six tax bills, including a nearly $300 billion proposal to

Grantor retained annuity trusts (GRATs) and sales to grantor trusts

  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 22 2014

A grantor retained annuity trust (GRAT) or an installment sale to a grantor trust can be useful in transmitting wealth in a tax-efficient way, and