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Escaping taxes in bankruptcy through S corporations

  • Greenberg Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 29 2014

Shareholders of financially troubled S corporations may now be able to avoid the flow-through of taxes when the S corporation or its subsidiary files

Tax sharing agreements in bankruptcy a tale of two jurisdictions

  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 28 2013

Often times, tax planning can be an important part of assessing an estate's available assets and preserving the value of such assets for the benefit

Sixth Circuit holds that supplemental unemployment compensation benefits are not ‘wages’ subject to FICA taxation

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 10 2012

In an important recent decision, United States v Quality Stores, Inc., et al., in which Pepper represented the prevailing party, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit held that supplemental unemployment compensation benefits (SUB payments) paid by a bankrupt company to its former employees were not wages subject to taxation under the Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA

Protect your estate from beneficiary bankruptcy: lessons from Clark v. Rameker

  • Ryley Carlock & Applewhite
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 16 2014

In the preparation of a comprehensive estate plan for a client, an attorney must consider the size of the estate, the manner in which assets are

Reorganization plan qualifies for bankruptcy exception to NOL limitation rules

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 30 2013

In another recent private letter ruling, the IRS ruled that an ownership change pursuant to a bankruptcy reorganization plan qualified for an

Delinquent property tax collection: foreclosure may be vulnerable

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 25 2012

Wisconsin has a strict tax foreclosure procedure in which the tax authority effectively obtains the property without any public or competitive bidding in satisfaction of the delinquent tax bill

LeClairRyan accountant and attorney liability newsbrief - Spring 2014

  • LeClairRyan
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 5 2014

Within one day of each other, the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts (“District Court”) in Perkins v. Massachusetts Department of

No costs allowed to petitioner who challenged a sales tax assessment

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 5 2011

A New York State Administrative Law Judge has denied an application for costs and fees filed by a petitioner who had succeeded in substantially reducing the asserted tax liability through settlement

Low-income housing tax credits must be included in valuing section 506(a) collateral

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2012

In a case of first impression, the Sixth Circuit BAP held that, for purposes of valuing collateral under section 506(a) of the Bankruptcy Code, the availability of Low-Income Housing Tax Credits must be considered in valuing a creditor’s secured claim

Lenders should consider suggesting bankruptcy to borrowers following the sale of delinquent taxes on a principal residence

  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 31 2014

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals recently held that a plan under chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code can modify the rights of a purchaser of