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"IRS Proposes Regulations That Would Increase Wealth Transfer Taxes in Family-Controlled Entities"
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • September 27 2016

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) proposed regulations on August 2, 2016, under which transfers to family members of interests in family-controlled


Proposed regulations will significantly impact the valuation of interests in many family-controlled entities
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • September 27 2016

New rules have been proposed by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) which would regulate the valuation of transfers of business interests between


Single-Investor Products Assume Leading Role in Private Equity Capital Raising
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • September 27 2016

Since 2010, asset managers using private, single-investor structures have raised around $128 billion, according to Bain & Co.’s Global Private Equity


Will a Blind Trust Work For Donald Trump?
  • Bowditch & Dewey
  • USA
  • September 27 2016

With the presidential election fast approaching, blind trusts are once again coming back into focus. A blind trust is a device often used by public


Proposed Regulations Under IRC Section 2704 Seek to Eliminate Discounts on Transfers of Family Business Interests
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • September 23 2016

On Aug. 2, 2016, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service released proposed regulations under Internal Revenue Code (Code) section


Judge Batts: Investors in Madoff Feeder Fund Lack Standing to Sue Fund Managers and Auditors
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2016

In an opinion yesterday, Judge Batts dismissed claims by investors in a Madoff feeder fund against the fund’s managers and auditors because, under


Online gaming in and from Macau
  • Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés Advogados
  • Macau, USA
  • September 22 2016

Players in Macau are free to access overseas gaming websites on a passive basis; however, betting companies are subject to no regulation and


A New Ruling Issued by the ITA Partially Confirms Foreign Tax Credit for Taxes Paid by US Grantor Trusts
  • Herzog Fox & Neeman
  • Israel, USA
  • September 21 2016

We are setting out below an important update regarding a new private ruling which was published on September 18, 2016, by the Israeli Tax Authority


The Devil is in the Details of Will Drafting
  • Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2016

Some years ago, I represented family members in a dispute over a tax payment clause contained in a will. The will was prepared by a lawyer who did not


Why You Should Avoid Adult Adoptions as Testamentary Tools in Kentucky
  • Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2016

Although most people are familiar with the concept of child adoption, the idea of "adult adoption" is an unfamiliar topic to most individuals. Despite