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2014 summary of new Maine laws

  • Pierce Atwood LLP
  • -
  • USA
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  • May 14 2014

This year's 2nd regular legislative session was focused largely on budget matters, carry over legislation and a Limited number of new bills. Most

Private Fund Update

  • Venable LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 27 2014

Congratulations to the Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors on a successful Winter Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. Congressman David

What matters: A review of 2011 and 2012

  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2013

As you know, the last two years have seen a somewhat improved, but by no means robust, business climate. At the same time, structural shifts in the

Passive foreign investment company rules: treatment of income from certain government bonds for purposes of the passive foreign investment company rules

  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2012

In an important notice responding to current economic conditions, the Internal Revenue Service has acknowledged that banks may be holding larger amounts of government securities than they ordinarily would, and that it does not intend this situation to cause them to be treated as “passive foreign investment companies,” a category that may discourage U.S. persons from investing in their shares

FATCA: private equity funds

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 19 2012

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (“FATCA”) increases the U.S. tax compliance burden for foreign financial institutions (called “FFIs” in FATCA-speak

Financial services legislative and regulatory update - November 14, 2011

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • European Union, USA
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  • November 14 2011

With two weeks to go, all of Washington continues to try to figure out the ending to the most complicated choose your own adventure story

PA bank shares tax: big news for banks involved in mergers

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 4 2011

Today, the Commonwealth Court decided the Lebanon Valley Farmers Bank case

Capital markets 2011 mid-year report

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • July 27 2011

To date, 2011 has been an exciting year in North American capital markets

New developments affect reporting obligations for U.S. interests in non-U.S. private investment funds

  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 23 2010

In late February, the Treasury Department (“Treasury”) issued Notice 2010-23 (“Relief Notice”) and Announcement 2010-16 (the “Announcement”), providing additional guidance relating to the filing of Reports of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (Form TD F 90-22.1) (“FBAR”) for all years through 2009

Proposed regulations exempt taxpayers from FBAR reporting for interests in offshore private equity and hedge funds until further guidance is issued

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 3 2010

On February 26, 2010, the Treasury Department published long-awaited, revised proposed regulations clarifying which taxpayers will be required to file the Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts, Form TD F 90-22