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Rail carrier diesel tax not discriminatory if competing motor carriers pay similar tax
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2015

Today, the Supreme Court held in Alabama Department of Revenue v. CSX Transportation, Inc. that the Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit


U.S. Supreme Court sends 4-R Act case back to lower court for the second time
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • March 5 2015

A day after issuing its decision in Direct Marketing Ass'n v. Brohl, the U.S. Supreme Court decided Alabama Department of Revenue v. CSX


Alabama Department of Revenue gets a second chance to justify diesel fuel sales tax against rail carriers
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2015

In the State of Alabama's and CSX Transportation's second trip to the U.S. Supreme Court, the Court held in a 7-2 decision on March 4 that Alabama's


Attorney General Advises that Kentucky Counties May Not Enact Local Motor Fuels Tax
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • November 29 2016

In response to a request from Hardin County Magistrate E.G. Thompson, Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear recently issued an Opinion advising that


IRS issues final regulations on Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • October 28 2014

Today, the Treasury and IRS issued final regulations mandating electronic filing of Form 2290, Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return. Effective


Tax planning for international transportation income
  • Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP
  • Austria, Canada, USA
  • April 27 2015

According to the most recent estimates, the quantity of goods carried by containers has risen from around 100 million metric tons in 1980 to about 1


Senators Boxer and Paul propose bipartisan repatriation holiday bill
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2015

Today, Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Rand Paul (R-KY) announced they plan to introduce the Invest in Transportation Act of 2015. Subject to


Congressional failure to enact maritime legislation and the fiscal cliff
  • Blank Rome LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2012

As the November election draws closer, the main questions on everyone’s lips in Washington, DCother than who will win the election itselfare whether Congress can enact any maritime legislation and are we about to fall off a “fiscal cliff”?


Vessels found to be operating in interstate commerce and therefore exempt from sales tax
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • May 5 2014

An ALJ has found that vessels purchased to operate fishing charter trips were commercial vessels primarily engaged in interstate commerce, and thus


Highway funding bill passes without tax extenders
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2014

The Senate agreed on July 31 to send the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014 (H.R. 5021) to the President's desk without further amendment