From September 1, 2015, through October 30, 2015, the Comptroller of Maryland will administer a Tax Amnesty Program (Program) for tax periods beginning before December 31, 2014. Eligible taxpayers that participate in the...more
IF A SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT IS SILENT, A DEFENDANT IS NOT REQUIRED TO ‘GROSS UP’ THE SETTLEMENT, AND THE PLAINTIFF WILL SUFFER THE WITHHOLDING TAX BURDEN.
What happens when settling parties agree that the defendant will...more
WHAT ROLE WILL THE GOVERNMENT OF KOREA PLAY IN APPROVING AND REGULATING FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT?
The Korean government takes an active, investor-friendly role in approving and regulating foreign direct investment....more
The all-time best The Far Side cartoon (based on an unscientific survey, sample size of me) is the one with two deer standing in the forest, one with a red circular target imprinted on its chest. The other deer says, “Bummer...more
A client recently asked if a foreign national employee was subject to federal withholding taxes. Naturally, since the question involved the U.S. tax code the answer, like the code, is complicated. Fortunately, the IRS has...more
The German Ministry of Finance (Bundesfinanzministerium) circulated a discussion draft bill on the reform of fund taxation (‘Draft Bill’) on 22 July 2015.
The Draft Bill contains significant changes to the German tax...more
I did not grow up watching much TV, or at least TV programming in English, growing up in the Panama Canal Zone. The Military’s AFRTS did not come on the air each day until around 4;30 in the afternoon. In the...more
On July 23, 2015, Corporate Resource Services, Inc. and 7 affiliates filed voluntary chapter 11 petitions in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The cases are docketed as case no. 15-11546, and...more
Employee's Inability To Work For A Particular Supervisor Does Not Constitute A "Disability" -
Higgins-Williams v. Sutter Med. Found., 237 Cal. App. 4th 78 (2015) -
Michaelin Higgins-Williams worked as a clinical...more
On 6 November 2013, the Federal Government announced that it would introduce a 10% non-final withholding tax on the disposal of certain taxable Australian property by foreign residents. This measure aims to assist the...more
The new tax announcements are designed to improve productivity and correct imbalances in the tax system.
On 8 July, UK Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne made a number of announcements relating to the tax system...more
On June 26, 2015, a California appellate court rendered a precedential opinion that should hopefully put to rest the issue of whether an employer must withhold taxes on settlements or judgments made to former employees in...more
In This Presentation:
- Davidson v. Henkel Corp.
- The Parties
- NQ Plan
- The Plan’s Tax Clauses
- Davidson’s Pre-Retirement Counseling
- 2011 Compliance Review and Letter
- Henkel’s Tax...more
In This Chapter:
Tax Law: Annual Survey of Wisconsin Law -
- Case Law
- Statutory Developments
- Administrative Developments
- Excerpt from Case Law:
Individual and Fiduciary Income Tax...more
On Tuesday, April 27, 2015, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon signed House Bill 384, which creates a Tax Amnesty Program for taxes administered by the Missouri Department of Revenue. This includes state income taxes, franchise...more
The parties to licenses of technology should consider tax issues with such licenses. The following is a summary of some of the tax implications that may arise with regard to technology licenses....more
In Singapore, we are restricted for regulatory reasons (as are most international/foreign registered law firms) from practising local law. This means that if a matter needs advice on any Singapore law issues we will arrange...more
Australia's Investment Management Regime reforms 30 MAR 2015 -
Australia’s Investment Management Regime (IMR) reforms, initially proposed by the Australian Financial Centre Forum in the Johnson Report in 2009 and the...more
Unless you are living under a rock, you are probably aware of the uproar in Indiana about the Religious Freedom Restoration Act that the state passed, triggering an incredible backlash inside and outside the state and a rush...more
In 2012, the Swedish Administrative Court of Appeal concluded that Sweden’s withholding tax rules are not compatible with EC law when Swedish withholding tax is levied on dividend payments made to a Luxembourg SICAV fund. ...more
The Finance (No.2) Bill 2015 contains provisions for an exemption from the obligation to deduct UK income tax from yearly interest paid on “qualifying private placements”.
This measure was first announced on 3 December...more
Earlier today the UK government delivered its last budget before the UK general election in May. Many of the measures were, as one might expect so close to an election, focused on personal rather than corporate taxation....more
An employer’s liability to retirees for “improper” FICA tax withholding illustrates the importance of diligent administration of nonqualified deferred compensation plans.
In the recent case of Davidson v. Henkel Corp.,...more
Welcome to the updated edition of DLA Piper’s Guide to Going Global – Global Equity, Restricted Stock and RSUs.
GUIDE TO GOING GLOBAL SERIES -
Many companies today aim to scale their businesses globally and into...more
Welcome to the updated edition of DLA Piper’s Guide to Going Global – Global Equity, Employment Stock Purchase Rights.
GUIDE TO GOING GLOBAL SERIES -
Many companies today aim to scale their businesses globally...more
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