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The Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015: important changes affecting tax filings for individuals and for trusts and estates
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • August 20 2015

On July 31, 2015, President Obama signed into law the Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 (the "Act"


NYS Department of Taxation and Finance issues tax guidance on virtual currency transactions
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2014

On December 5, the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance (DTF) issued the memorandum “Tax Department Policy on Transactions Using


LSTA publishes revised documents effective April 24, 2014
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2014

The Loan Syndications and Trading Association (LSTA) has released new forms of its primary trading documents, effective for trades entered into on or


IRS issues pronouncement on virtual currencies
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • April 3 2014

On March 25, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2014-21 (notice) containing guidance and frequently asked questions relating to virtual


Agencies issue proposed guidance on tax allocation agreements between insured institutions and their holding companies
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2013

On December 19, banking agencies including the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC


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


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


IRS delays implementation of FATCA tax reporting rules
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2012

The Internal Revenue Service this week released Announcement 2012-42 (the Announcement), which postpones until 2014 the need for foreign hedge funds and private equity funds to request Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) information and documentation from their investors


IRS releases guidance on foreign financial asset reporting
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • February 1 2012

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, enacted in 2010 as part of the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act, requires certain individuals to file a statement with their United States income tax returns to report interests in “specified foreign financial assets” (SFFA) if the aggregate value of those assets exceeds specific thresholds


Extension and new guidance for the voluntary disclosure initiative for undisclosed foreign assets
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2011

On June 2, 2011, the IRS provided additional guidance regarding its 2011 offshore voluntary disclosure initiative (OVDI) in the form of revised frequently asked questions (FAQs