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Trusts and estates planning opportunities arising from recent changes to the New York estate tax and trust income tax regimes
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • April 9 2014

On April 1, 2014, the New York state 2014-2015 budget (the "Budget") became effective. The Budget includes legislation (the "Budget Legislation"


Due date for FATCA reporting of US accounts is approaching
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, USA
  • March 20 2015

The deadline to report US accounts by offshore funds that are organized in Model 2 Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) jurisdictions, such as Bermuda


Cayman Islands to enter into a model 1 IGA
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Cayman Islands, USA
  • March 22 2013

The Cayman Islands announced on March 15 that it intends to enter into a Model 1 Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with the Internal Revenue Service


Planning for investment in US real estate
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • June 13 2014

Low interest rates, a weakened currency and depressed values are making the US real estate market attractive to foreign investors. However, these


2013 year-end estate planning advisory
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • November 27 2013

Last year's looming fiscal cliff crisis and the 13th hour passage of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (ATRA 2012), have resulted in a period


2014 year-end estate planning advisory
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2014

In 2014, we continued to experience a period of relative stasis in our federal transfer tax system and have been able to plan without expecting


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


Estate planning after the fiscal cliff deal
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2013

Now that a deal averting the fiscal cliff has finally been reached, many of the tax and planning issues that have been mired in uncertainty for the


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