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IRS Proposes Restricting "Deemed Repatriations" By Controlled Foreign Corporations
The U.S. Treasury Department and the IRS proposed regulations that affect certain U.S. corporations that own, or are treated as owning, stock in foreign corporations.
United States
13 Nov 2018
New IRS Commissioner Sworn In
Charles Rettig was sworn in as the 49th Commissioner of the IRS. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Rettig was a tax attorney at the law firm of Hochman, Salkin, Rettig, Toscher & Perez, P.C.
United States
9 Oct 2018
President Trump Signs Tax Bill
President Donald J. Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act into law.
United States
3 Jan 2018
Congress Passes GOP Tax Reform Bill
The House of Representatives and the Senate voted to pass the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
United States
29 Dec 2017
Senate Passes GOP Tax Reform, Bill Heads To Conference Committee
By a vote of 51 to 49, the U.S. Senate passed the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act."
United States
6 Dec 2017
Trump Administration Unveils Tax Reform Framework
The Trump Administration, the House Committee on Ways and Means, and the Senate Committee on Finance released a unified tax reform framework.
United States
4 Oct 2017
Senate Finance Committee Debates Tax Reform
At a U.S. Senate Finance Committee (the "Committee") hearing, Committee leaders and industry experts debated recommendations for individual tax reform.
United States
22 Sep 2017
Republican Leaders Announce Priorities For Tax Reform
The White House released a joint statement (the "statement") with congressional Republican leadership expressing a "shared vision" for comprehensive tax reform.
United States
15 Aug 2017
Associations Recommend Comprehensive Tax Reforms
In response to requests for comments issued by the United States Senate Committee on Finance, SIFMA and the United States Chamber of Commerce (the "Chamber") made recommendations...
United States
3 Aug 2017
Speaker Ryan Promises Overhaul Of Tax System
Speaker of the House Paul D. Ryan (R-WI) said that Republicans in Congress are working with the Trump Administration to develop a "transformational" tax reform plan.
United States
28 Jun 2017
House Members Ask Committee To Preserve Tax-Exempt Municipal Bonds
As Congress considers tax reform and infrastructure financing, a bipartisan group of more than 150 Representatives requested that the House Committee on Ways & Means recognize...
United States
22 Mar 2017
Cadwalader Attorneys Summarize Elements Of U.S. Tax Reform Proposals
Cadwalader attorneys summarized the business tax reform proposals from the House Republicans' "A Better Way" plan, released by House Speaker Paul Ryan...
United States
9 Feb 2017
Cadwalader Attorneys Consider Potential Tax Rule Changes By Incoming Administration
Cadwalader attorneys predicted that current Treasury regulations may be modified or nullified under the new administration
United States
7 Dec 2016
Cadwalader Attorneys Examine Controversial Final Debt-Equity Regulations
Cadwalader attorneys examined the newest final and temporary regulations ("Regulations") under section 385 of the Internal Revenue Code.
United States
3 Nov 2016
U.S. Treasury Finalizes "Earnings Stripping" Regulations
The U.S. Treasury finalized regulations to address "earnings stripping" by strengthening tax rules distinguishing between debt and equity.
United States
21 Oct 2016
IRS And Treasury Hold Hearing On Proposed Section 385 Debt/Equity Distinctions
At a public hearing, the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Treasury Department examined proposed regulations under Section 385 of the Internal Revenue Code.
United States
22 Jul 2016
IRS And Treasury To Hold Hearing On Jointly Proposed Debt-Equity Regulations (Fed. Reg.)
The Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Treasury Department scheduled a public hearing to discuss proposed regulations under section 385 of the Internal Revenue Code.
United States
29 Jun 2016
Senator Hatch Urges Regulators To Provide Answers On Green Energy Program
Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch (R-UT) requested information concerning the use and administration of cash grants and energy tax credits from the U.S. Treasury Department...
United States
20 Jun 2016
Cadwalader Attorneys Review Proposed Treasury Reporting Requirements For Foreign-Owned Entities
In a memorandum titled "In Wake of the Panama Papers, Treasury Proposes New Reporting Requirements for Foreign-Owned Legal Entities," Cadwalader attorneys examined Treasury-proposed regulations...
United States
26 May 2016
IRS Ruling Sounds Alarm Over Tax-Exempt Status Of Nonprofit ACOs Operating Outside Of The Medicare Shared Savings Program
On April 8, 2016, the IRS released private letter ruling 201615022 denying tax-exempt section 501(c)(3) status to a nonprofit accountable care organization ("ACO") that did not participate in the Medicare Shared Savings Program.
United States
17 May 2016
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