The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) stimulus package signed into law by President Trump on Dec. 27 contains significant enhancements to the employee retention tax credit enacted under the CARES Act.
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Greenberg Traurig Global Tax Practice Shareholder G. Michelle Ferreira, who is also co-managing shareholder of the firm’s San Francisco and Silicon Valley offices, is quoted in a Law360 article
Continue Reading Michelle Ferreira Quoted in Law360 article, ‘Careful Evaluation Needed Before Acceptance Of Easement Deals’

On August 10, 2020, the San Francisco Superior Court granted the State of California a preliminary injunction requiring Uber and Lyft to reclassify their drivers as employees.  People of the


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The U.S. Supreme Court has taken up the case of whether the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s individual mandate is unconstitutional. A decision on this issue is likely
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Greenberg Traurig Global Tax Practice Co-Chair Barbara T. Kaplan comments on FBAR (Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts) penalty disputes, in an article published July 10 by Law360. Read


Continue Reading Barbara Kaplan Quoted in Law360 article, ‘International Tax Cases to Watch in the 2nd Half of 2020’

The IRS Office of Chief Counsel announced in Issue Number IR-2020-130 that it will be making a time-limited settlement offer to certain taxpayers with pending docketed Tax Court cases involving


Continue Reading IRS Offers Settlement to Syndicated Conservation Easement Investors with Cases Pending in U.S. Tax Court