Corporate & Tax E-Note - September 2012


In This Issue:

- Lawmakers Question Tactics as Companies Minimize Taxes Offshore

- Judge Rules Delaware Can't Move Toward Secret Arbitrations

- With Valid Access, Worker Can't Be Charged as a Hacker, Court Says

- Tech Companies Buying Start-Ups to Acquire Talent

- Survey Finds Cost of Going Public Higher than CFOs Anticipate

- Corporate Identity Theft Proves Taxing for States

- Study Debunks Companies' Reasons for High Executive Pay

- Lack of Women on Corporate Boards Proving Contentious Issue

- Private Firms Seeing Profit Margins Triple Since Recession

- Over 1,100 Businesses Over 100 Years Old Still Run by Families

- Excerpt from Lawmakers Question Tactics as Companies Minimize Taxes Offshore:

In these fiscally strained times, those seen as not paying their fair share are obvious targets. Having already launched a crusade against wealthy individuals using Swiss banks and others to evade tax, are America's tax police about to tighten the screws on the deep-pocketed of the corporate world?

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Published In: Business Organization Updates, General Business Updates, Finance & Banking Updates, International Trade Updates, Tax Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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