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Employees Expecting Tax Refunds? So Are Your Hackers

by King & Spalding on

With the beginning of the 2016 tax season, employers should be on high alert for the wave of W-2 spear phishing scams coming their way once again this year. Companies that fall victim to this type of scam likely will be faced...more

W-2 Phishing Scammers Are Targeting Tech Companies

The W-2 phishing scams are back. Fraudsters have learned that W-2 phishing scams can be highly effective when targeting businesses while they are handling and sending employee income-tax-related documents early in a new year....more

Welcome (Back) to New York: The Empire State Legalizes Daily Fantasy Sports

by Goodwin on

On Wednesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law S. 8153, a bill authorizing daily fantasy sports (DFS) in the Empire State. The law requires DFS operators to register with the New York State Gaming Commission, pay a 15%...more

Top takeaways from the 2015 Las Vegas Marijuana Business Convention

by Thompson Coburn LLP on

Joan Lebow, Carl Rowley, and Fred Roth of Thompson Coburn's cannabis practice attended Marijuana Business Media’s 2015 Marijuana Business Conference at the Rio Hotel, Las Vegas, where more than 5,500 attendees attended...more

Understanding how Value Added Tax (VAT) is applied in the Democratic Republic of Congo

by JOSEPH YAV KATSHUNG on

Almost unknown in 1960, the value added tax (VAT) is now found in more than 130 countries, raises around 20 percent of the world’s tax revenue , and has been the centerpiece of tax reform in many developing countries...more

Debt Forgiveness May Increase Your Tax Bill

by Doron Eghbali on

Everybody with forgiven debt should feel exhilarated. Nonetheless, such exhilaration might be premature as the individual might have to pay taxes on the forgiven debt, unless an exemption applies. Let us review some of these...more

6 Misconceptions About Compromising Tax Debts

by Vicknair Law Firm, APLC on

This article addresses the 6 Misconceptions About Compromising Tax Debts....more

9 Key Steps to Take Before Hiring a Lawyer

by Vicknair Law Firm, APLC on

This article addresses the 9 Key Steps to Take Before Hiring a Lawyer....more

6 Misconceptions About Compromising Tax Debts

by Vicknair Law Firm, APLC on

This article addresses the 6 Misconceptions About Compromising Tax Debts....more

Business Owner's Indespensible Guide to Choice of Entity

by Vicknair Law Firm, APLC on

This article is an indespensible guide to business owners on selecting the appropriate business entity for their particular situation....more

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