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Required records, the act of production and secret offshore accounts
  • Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello PC
  • USA
  • February 27 2013

The Fifth Amendment dictates that no person "shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself." While most non-lawyers (and


Federal Court rejects efforts to diminish measures aimed at reducing offshore tax avoidance
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2014

As of January 1, 2013, United States banks were required to report to the IRS interest earned by nonresident aliens who are residents of certain


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


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


Government runs its record to 4-0 in compelling production of records of offshore bank accounts
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2013

On February 7, 2013, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit joined "the three of our sister circuits that have considered the same issue


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


Supreme Court settles Fifth Amendment required records issue in context of offshore bank accounts
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2013

On May 13, 2013, the Supreme Court denied a taxpayer's petition for certiorari regarding the Seventh Circuit's August 27, 2012, decision applying the


Indian American neurosurgeon sentenced to probation for unreported offshore bank accounts
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2013

On February 1, 2013, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin sentenced Arvind Ahuja, a Milwaukee neurosurgeon, to serve three


The ongoing saga of tax refund ownership for bank holding companies
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2015

The Third Circuit recently weighed into the ongoing debate over the ownership of tax refunds generated by a failed bank in FDIC receivership, but


EBTs - loans
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2012

The recent case of Murray Group Holdings Limited v HMRC TC 2372 concerned the tax implications of a loan to an employee from an employee benefit trust