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Guidance on tax treatment of same-sex marriages takes effect
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • September 17 2013

On August 29, the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released guidance clarifying that same-sex couples who are

Federal agencies issue guidance that valid same sex marriages recognized for all federal tax purposes
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2013

On August 29, 2013, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service issued a public announcement and released Revenue Ruling 2013-17 wherein

Department of Labor issues guidance on same-sex marriages for ERISA purposes
  • Trucker Huss APC
  • USA
  • September 23 2013

On June 26, 2013, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled, in United States v. Windsor, that Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act, which

Same gender spouses the IRS and Department of Labor now agree
  • Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC
  • USA
  • September 23 2013

In Revenue Ruling 2013-17 (Ruling), the IRS stated that for purposes of federal tax laws, same-gender couples who have been legally married in a

A modest proposal: the discount and refund-or-donate policy
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • March 12 2013

Despite all of the jokes to the contrary, lawyers as a professional group are remarkably charitable. Unlike plumbers, doctors, electricians

Supreme Court holds valuation misstatement penalty applies to partners of a partnership disregarded due to lack of economic substance
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • December 3 2013

The Supreme Court held today, in United States v. Woods, that the valuation-misstatement penalty can apply to partners in a case in which a

Attorneys’ fees awarded in challenge to unconstitutional California tax
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2014

In a case that highlights an option available to litigants challenging the constitutionality of invalid tax statutes, the California Court of Appeal

Undeclared offshore income
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 12 2014

On 11 September, the European Union officially confirmed a further round of economic sanctions against Russia in response to the continued crisis in

Landmark US Supreme Court decision may extend US tax benefits to UK civil partners
  • Butler Snow LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • June 28 2013

On Wednesday, 26 June 2013, the US Supreme Court ruled that Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act ("DOMA"), which limits the definition of

Estate planning opportunities in a world without DOMA
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 3 2013

On June 26, 2013, the United States Supreme Court issued its decisions in Windsor v. United States and Hollingsworth, et. al. v. Perry et. al., thus