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US Policy and Politics Fall Preview - A Labor Day Beach Read
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • August 31 2016

This has been an historic and history-defying summer for US politics. Hillary Clinton has broken through the proverbial glass ceiling and become the


As Expected, Final REIT Regulations Offer Little Help for Solar
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2016

On August 30, 2016, the US Internal Revenue Service ("IRS") finalized regulations that clarify the definition of real property for purposes of the


A taxing situation: Pennsylvania realty transfer taxes & oil and gas conveyances
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2014

Conveying oil and gas interests in Pennsylvania raises the question as to whether the document conveying the interest is subject to realty transfer


Selected Kansas legislative activity, February 23-27
  • Foulston Siefkin LLP
  • USA
  • February 27 2015

Kansas legislators reached the first major benchmark date of the session a day early this week. "Turn-around Day" (the date when the House and Senate


Solar Industry Update: Clearing the Path for More Solar in the Sunshine State
  • Shumaker Loop & Kendrick
  • USA
  • August 31 2016

In yesterday's primary election, Florida voters approved Amendment 4, granting the Florida Legislature's request for authority to exempt the value of


2016 Summary of New Maine Laws: State of Maine 127th Legislature, 2nd Regular Session
  • Pierce Atwood LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2016

The new laws highlighted in this summary are those most relevant to our clients and does not include all laws enacted this past session. This summary


REITs - real property, solar, wind, FIRPTA
  • Chadbourne & Parke LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2014

REITs, or real estate investment trusts, are corporations or trusts that are not taxed at the entity level on the earnings they distribute to


Kansas Court of Appeals defines the interests created by an oil and gas lease and rules that the doctrine of merger terminated separate interests in tax case
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • July 29 2014

The Kansas Court of Appeals recently decided the 2011 Protest of Robert E. Barker. At issue in the Barker case was the question of whether a county


Legislation affecting energy credits and FIRPTA rules
  • Bracewell LLP
  • USA
  • January 8 2016

On December 18, 2015, President Obama signed into law the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act (the "Act"), which included, among other provisions


Emerging trends in tax credit finance: expansion of renewable, development, housing programs
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2016

On December 18, 2015, the landscape improved for individuals and businesses looking to invest in affordable housing, economic development and