Tax

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  • There are a number of difficult questions that come up when one spouse owes the IRS and also owns property jointly with their spouse. The question is often whether the spouses can transfer the property to the non-liable spouse. The … The post…
  • A Ventura County judge has recommended to the Judicial Council that Los Angeles County Superior Court serve as the venue for pretrial coordination proceedings in cases pertaining to the Thomas Fire and Montecito mudslide/debris flow disasters against…
  • A Ventura County judge has recommended to the Judicial Council that Los Angeles County Superior Court serve as the venue for pretrial coordination proceedings in cases pertaining to the Thomas Fire and Montecito mudslide/debris flow disasters against…
  • A Ventura County judge has recommended to the Judicial Council that Los Angeles County Superior Court serve as the venue for pretrial coordination proceedings in cases pertaining to the Thomas Fire and Montecito mudslide/debris flow disasters against…
  • Delinquent tax debt can now potentially ground U.S. taxpayers from international travel Starting this year, The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and U.S. State Department have teamed up in a manner that may affect the future travel plans of certain…
  • Stay informed of the week's notable events and shared resources with this curated list of Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: "Former FBI Director James Comey called President Donald Trump "morally unfit to be president," a…
  • This is a follow-up to our recent post regarding the pending Supreme Court case South Dakota v. Wayfair and the future of requisite sales tax "substantial" nexus for remote sellers. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments which seemed to…
  • In more than twenty years in New York City, I've never before looked out at the beautiful white flowering pear trees that festoon the West Village in late April, while listening to howling northern winds and knowing that I'm about to head out in the…
  • IRS Foreign Account, Asset & Gift Tax & Reporting Example (2018) IRS Foreign Account, Asset & Gift Tax & Reporting Example (2018) by Golding & Golding A common international tax question receive (especially around tax time) is how…
  • According to this recent story, a billionaire who is registered as an independent but who has donated to both major political parties though chiefly to Republicans has announced he is now going to support Democratic candidates in order to give…
  • Elizabeth Pollman & Jordan M. Barry, Regulatory Entrepreneurship, 90 S. Cal. L. Rev. 383 (2017), available at SSRN. Omari Simmons Regulatory Entrepreneurship by Elizabeth Pollman and Jordan Barry provides a must-read thought provoking descriptive…
  • The tax reform debate is heating up in Minnesota. Governor Mark Dayton (DFL) released his proposal several weeks ago, but Republicans have criticized the plan. Criticism picked up particularly after the Department of Revenue released an incidence…
  • Filing your taxes can be a complicated process. There are all kinds of laws and tax forms you need to be aware of as a taxpayer to make the most out of your filing. Sometimes dealing with all those documents can be stressful and you may need to file…
  • This morning, I presented to Texas' Commission on Public School Finance. The commission is considering changes to the Texas education system, including how the system is funded. Currently, a large share of education spending is funded by local…
  • The Federal Reserve published its third "Beige Book" of 2018 this week. More formally called the "Summary of Commentary on Current Economic Conditions by Federal Reserve District," this report contains qualitative information about economic…
  • Seguramente lo primero que te estarás preguntando es ¿Cómo afecta esto en mi operación normal? ó... Clic para leer mas en sitio original.
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  • Pennsylvania is getting creative when it comes to determining a taxpayer's domicile. A Florida resident completed a questionnaire to the best of her knowledge. However, unbeknownst to the Florida resident, the document would implicate her as a…
  • This past Tuesday at the colloquium, Emily Satterthwaite presented Electing Into a Value-Added Tax: Survey Evidence From Ontario Micro-Entrepreneurs. This interesting empirical work has both a quantitative and a qualitative dimension, derived from…
  • NYU Law School has now posted three Youtube videos (each just over a minute long) in which I discuss inequality.In the first one, available here, I discuss the differences between high-end and low-end inequality.In the second, available here, I…