Wrapping up July—and Looking Forward to August
Tax Controversy Activities in August:
August 7, 2017: Elizabeth Erickson and Kristen Hazel will be representing McDermott Will & Emery at the 2017 US Captive Awards in Burlington, Vermont. McDermott has been shortlisted in the Law Firm category.
August 8, 2017: Tom Jones is presenting an update on Captive Insurance Tax in Burlington, Vermont, at the Vermont Captive Insurance Association Annual Conference “Mission: Possible”— the largest captive insurance conference in the US by number of paid attendees.
August 18, 2017: Todd Welty is speaking at the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants Advanced Estate Planning Conference about:
- Current developments in federal transfer taxes
- Current state of federal tax reform
- Proposed changes to state death tax laws and the impact of those changes on estate
- Gift and trust planning
- Consistent basis regulations
- The state of valuation discounts
- Recent rulings on defined value clauses and charitable gifts
August 23, 2017: Tom Jones is presenting an update on Annual Federal & State Tax at the North Carolina Captive Insurance Association Annual Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Wrapping up July:
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July 14, 2017: Tracking Tax Guidance and Court Cases
July 17, 2017: New IRS CbC Resource
July 18, 2017: Courts Rejects Challenge to OVDP Transition Rules
July 19, 2017: Tax Court Rejects IRS Reliance on “Cursory” Analysis in Revenue Ruling
July 21, 2017: John Doe Intervenes in Virtual Currency Summons Enforcement Case
July 24, 2017: BEWARE: Whistleblowers Can “Out” You to the IRS!
July 26, 2017: Virtual IRS Appeals – A New Frontier?
July 27, 2017: IRS Rules (Again) That Taxpayers Are Not Entitled to Claimed Refined Coal Credits
July 28, 2017: Tax Court Hands Eaton a Complete Victory on the Cancellation of its Advance Pricing Agreements