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Deadlines coming for multinationals’ retirement plans and U.S. taxpayers with foreign financial interests
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • April 15 2014

In 2010, the U.S. enacted a sweeping change in enforcement of its tax laws on foreign financial interests, the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act


Madoff and private foundations: should the IRS follow the actions by the U.S. Department of Labor in pursuing fiduciaries?
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • October 22 2010

On October 21, 2010 Andrew M. Harris reported on Bloomberg.com that the U.S. Department of Labor has sued four investment firms for allegedly failing to examine Madoff’s business practices before entrusting him with hundreds of millions of dollars in pension funds


What you need to know about FATCA’s impact on non-U.S. retirement plans
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 21 2013

The Internal Revenue Service recently published final regulations under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), which are effective


Round-up: the highs and lows of 2013
  • White & Case LLP
  • European Union, France, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 23 2013

This article highlights a few of the key stories of interest over the last year, including developments in the French bill adopted by the French


IRS delays implementation of FATCA
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • August 30 2013

On July 12, 2013, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released Notice 2013-43 (Notice) announcing that the IRS and the Department of Treasury


Annual gifts to give a child Roth IRA Accounts vs Cash
  • Quarles & Brady LLP
  • USA
  • October 21 2014

A recent no load mutual fund study suggests that newly employed workers should contribute between 15 and 17 of their earnings to a retirement plan


How does the repeal of DOMA affect federal and Washington State estate taxes for same-sex married couples?
  • Ryan Swanson & Cleveland PLLC
  • USA
  • June 30 2013

On June 26, 2013, in a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the federal Defense of Marriage Act ("DOMA") provision that prohibited the


United States v. Windsor creates new estate planning opportunities for married same-sex couples
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2013

The recent United States Supreme Court ruling in United States v. Windsor invalidated Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act, which had defined


What matters: A review of 2011 and 2012
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • 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


Deadline approaching for foreign retirement plans to comply with FATCA
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2014

Beginning July 1, 2014, any foreign retirement plan that invests in the United States will face a potential 30 withholding tax on income derived