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Federal Court rejects efforts to diminish measures aimed at reducing offshore tax avoidance

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 21 2014

As of January 1, 2013, United States banks were required to report to the IRS interest earned by nonresident aliens who are residents of certain

Project blue: a stamp duty land tax case that made headlines

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 14 2013

In July 2013, the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) case of Project Blue Ltd v. HM Revenue & Customs, concerning the high-profile development of Chelsea

Government runs its record to 4-0 in compelling production of records of offshore bank accounts

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 21 2013

On February 7, 2013, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit joined "the three of our sister circuits that have considered the same issue

EBTs - loans

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 30 2012

The recent case of Murray Group Holdings Limited v HMRC TC 2372 concerned the tax implications of a loan to an employee from an employee benefit trust

Grand jury indicts Swiss lawyer and banker in tax evasion scheme

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 26 2013

A New York federal grand jury recently indicted a Swiss lawyer and bank executive for their roles in allegedly assisting US citizens with hiding

Luxembourg legal update - May 2011

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Luxembourg
  • -
  • May 18 2011

The CSSF published its Activity Report for 2010 at the end of April

Close of landmark Swiss bank litigation marks the "beginning of a global offshore tax evasion probe"

  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
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  • Switzerland, USA
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  • November 18 2010

On Tuesday, November 16, 2010, after receiving more than 4,000 names of suspected tax evaders, Internal Revenue Service closed legal proceedings against UBS, a Swiss bank that the IRS alleged had assisted United States taxpayers in efforts to hide assets and income

Government fails to prove taxpayer “willfully” concealed offshore bank accounts

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 20 2010

Under foreign bank account reporting requirements, a U.S. person who has a financial interest in or signature authority over financial accounts in a foreign country where the aggregate value exceeds $10,000 is required to file a Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts

IRS cancellation of indebtedness form is not an "information return" under Section 7434

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 24 2011

When Susan and Robert Cavoto were experiencing financial difficulties, they turned to Susan’s mother, Mary Hayes

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