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[Webinar] Winter Tax Forum - January 26th, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

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Please join us for the Winter Tax Forum virtually on Wednesday, January 26. Register here to join Farhad Aghdami and Anna Derewenda as they deliver recent tax and wealth planning updates. The two will specifically touch on: ...more

Thompson Coburn LLP

[Webinar] IRS Procedural Update; Buy-Sell Development; Loan Guarantees - January 25th, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm CST

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Drawn from Steve Gorin’s 4th quarter 2021 newsletter, this course discusses certain recent IRS developments in tax practice, a recent case on using life insurance to fund buy-sell agreements, and recent cases on loan...more

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Raising New Arguments and Issues in Tax Litigation

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Due to the complexity of Canadian tax law, it is not uncommon for taxpayers and the minister of national revenue to refine their respective positions and identify new arguments and issues in the course of the tax dispute...more

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Implications of the Sixth Circuit's Whirlpool Opinion

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The US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit recently issued its opinion in Whirlpool Financial Corporation & Consolidated Subsidiaries v. Commissioner, affirming the decision made by the US Tax Court. The Tax Court held...more

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Tax Court Denies Coca-Cola's Request for Reconsideration in Pivotal Transfer Pricing Case

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The Tax Court has denied Coca-Cola’s request to file an out of time motion for reconsideration of the Court’s November 2020 adverse transfer pricing decision. Coca-Cola filed its motion 196 days after the Tax Court served its...more

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[Podcast] You Can Say That, But It Will Cost You - The 1st Amendment and State Taxation

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Maryland and Ohio courts disagree on whether taxing billboards violates the 1st amendment. Will the Supreme Court weigh in? How will this affect the surge of interest in targeted taxes on digital advertising? Matt Hunsaker...more

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[Podcast] When States Export Their Tax Burden - Washington Bank Surcharge

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In this episode - an update to episode 98 - Matt Hunsaker explains the Washington Supreme Court's decision in Washington Bankers Association v. Wa. Department of Revenue, in which the court concluded that a tax designed to...more

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[Podcast] One Simple Trick for Cutting Your State Taxes in Half

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Texas taxes retailers and wholesalers at half the rate of other taxpayers. Matt Hunsaker breaks down the recent Xerox franchise tax case and what it may mean for leasing companies trying to qualify as retailers or...more

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[Podcast] Statues, Texas Apportionment (Sirius XM), and Maryland Digital Ad Tax Regs

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Matt Hunsaker breaks down the latest state tax news including a discussion of tax arguments in a controversial civil war era statue removal case, the Texas Supreme Court's decision to hear Sirius XM's apportionment case, and...more

McDermott Will & Emery

Supreme Court Grants Certiorari in One Tax Case, Denies it in Several Others

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Historically, the Supreme Court of the United States rarely grants petitions for certiorari in tax cases, and it appears this trend continues in the current term. On September 30, 2021, the Supreme Court granted the...more

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District Court Broadly Interprets Informal Claim Doctrine

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Internal Revenue Code (Code) section 7803(a)(3)(C) provides that taxpayers have “the right to pay no more than the correct amount of tax.” However, there are two relevant considerations to this “right.” First, the Internal...more

Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC

OSBA Sales & Use Tax Subcommittee Highlights Recent Cases - September 2021

The OSBA Sales/Use Tax Subcommittee Report discusses recent developments concerning the scope of taxable services, as well as the federal preemption of taxation on internet services which were previously taxable in Ohio. ...more

Freeman Law

[Webinar] Freeman Law’s Tax Court Examination Course: An Introduction to the Tax Court: Jurisdiction, Procedure, and Overview -...

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This program is the first of Freeman Law’s multi-class course designed to prepare CPAs and Enrolled Agents for the Tax Court’s admissions examination. Participants will receive an overview of the Tax Court and will learn...more

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New Developments on the VAT Exemption for Fund Management Services

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On 17 June 2021, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) rendered two decisions about the application of the VAT exemption for management services provided in article 135 (1) (g) of the EU VAT Directive and...more

Freeman Law

[Webinar] Legal and Tax Update - July 28th, 2:00 pm CT

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Join us as we discuss important developments and bring you up to speed on current initiatives. Many businesses are still facing unprecedented challenges, and we are here to provide insights. During this information-filled...more

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Two Lawsuits Are Better Than One – A Second Lawsuit Was Filed to Strike Down the New Washington State Capital Gains Tax

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As I previously reported, on May 4, 2021, Washington State Governor Jay Inslee signed Senate Bill 5096 ("SB 5096") into law, creating the state's first capital gains tax. It is set to go into effect on January 1, 2022....more

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[Podcast] A Step Backwards on Alternative Apportionment - Guest Mike Semes

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In this week's episode, Mike Semes joins Matt Hunsaker in the studio to discuss alternative apportionment and an unfortunate case coming out of Maryland....more

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[Podcast] Did Texas Make It Easier to Get Tax Cases into Court?

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The Texas Legislature has passed HB 2080 which tempers Texas' "pay to play" system for judicial review of tax cases and SB 903, which allows taxpayers to skip an administrative hearing on refund cases. Matt Hunsaker, a...more

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The King of Pop, Michael Jackson’s, Estate Wins Big at Tax Court

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Two things are virtually certain in life: death and taxes. But, one more should be added to the list where the two converge—an IRS audit. Indeed, this scenario played out all too well for the “King of Pop,” Michael...more

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Tax Court Allows Partial Deduction, Requires Partial Capitalization of Generic Drug Approval Legal Expenses

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The US Tax Court determined that a pharmaceutical manufacturer’s legal expenses incurred to defend against a patent infringement suit were eligible for an immediate deduction as ordinary and necessary business expenses, while...more

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Litigation fees may be tax-deductible, confirms new Tax Court ruling

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Mylan Inc. achieved a victory in a tax dispute with the IRS in the Tax Court which may result in tax savings for companies who frequently face litigation related to intellectual property, especially patents. Mylan is a...more

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[Webinar] Freeman Law Legal and Tax Update - March 30th, 1:00 pm CT

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Join us as we discuss important developments during these unique times, and bring you up to speed on current initiatives. Business are still facing unprecedented challenges, and we are here to provide insights. During...more

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[Podcast] When State Tax Agencies Speak from Both Sides of the Mouth

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In Wisconsin Department of Revenue v. Deere & Company, the Department of Revenue tried to disallow a dividends received deduction for distributions from a Luxembourg entity despite published guidance conflicting with its...more

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Freeman Law’s Top 10 Tax Court Cases of 2020

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The 2020 year was . . . well, interesting. So, too, were the Tax Court decisions for the year. In this Insight, Freeman Law takes a closer look at the top 10 Tax Court cases of 2020. As a reminder, Freeman Law...more

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Who Says You Can't Get Into Federal Court? A Primer on the Tax Injunction Act

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Since 1937, the Tax Injunction Act (28 USC 1341) has significantly limited taxpayers' access to federal courts to hear state tax matters. In this week's episode, Matt Hunsaker provides an overview of the Act and avenues still...more

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