In a bipartisan effort to pass new legislation to extend and provide for increased reporting under the Qualified Opportunity Zone (QOZ) Program, on April 7, 2022, members of Congress introduced
Continue Reading Bipartisan Proposed Legislation Released for Qualified Opportunity Zone Investments

The Fourth Circuit in Cook v. United States held that federal tax penalty assessments and the payments the debtor made were not voidable fraudulent transfers that generally allow debtors to
Continue Reading 4th Circuit Holds Tax Penalty Obligations Are Not Voidable Fraudulent Transfers

In CIC Services, LLC v. IRS,1 the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee invalidated Notice 2016-66 for failing to comply with the Administrative Procedure Act
Continue Reading Court Invalidates IRS Notice 2016-66 on Micro-Captive Transactions, the Second Time an IRS Notice Was Vacated This Month

On 16 February 2022, the Netherlands and Colombia signed a tax treaty for the elimination of double taxation and the prevention of tax evasion and avoidance. The Treaty prevents double

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Restaurants may be eligible to file refund claims for the employee retention credit because of late-published IRS guidance on PPP loan forgiveness, part-time workers, and tip income.

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Senate Bill 113 (SB 113), which Gov. Newsom signed into law Feb. 9, 2022, contains important California tax law changes, including reinstatement of business tax credits and net operating loss
Continue Reading California SB 113 Eliminates Suspension on NOL Deductions, Lifts Limitation on Use of Tax Credits, and Expands Elective Pass-Through Entity Tax