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Business Valuation by Accountants: Key Support Service to Legal Community

Business valuations are often required or advisable in divorce settlements, buy/sell agreements, estate and gift tax computations, and similar situations. These valuations may also be prepared as part of feasibility studies related to the acquisition...

Sean Craig
When Will High Court Hear State Corporate Tax Nexus Case?

On June 22, 2009, the U.S. Supreme Court denied cert in two Massachusetts corporate excise tax cases: Geoffrey, Inc. v. Comm'r of Revenue, 453 Mass. 17 (Mass. 2009) , cert denied, U.S. S. Ct., Dkt. No. 08–1207, 06/22/2009 and Capital One Bank...

LexisNexis Legal Business Community Staff
LexisNexis® Tax Law Center Podcast featuring Robert Goulder, Editor-in-Chief of Tax Analysts international publications, on the Obama Administration's International Tax Policy Proposals

On this edition, Robert Goulder analyzes essential elements of President Obama's international tax proposals and what they could mean to U.S. companies competing in the global marketplace. He outlines what the proposed measures purport to accomplish...

Mark A. Muntean
FBAR Filing Deadline Extended for Some Filers

Many taxpayers have been recently surprised by the FBAR filing obligation. Nobody likes surprises and here many taxpayers do not have sufficient time to gather the information necessary to properly file the FBAR by the June 30, 2009 deadline. On June...

Leonard Schneidman
IRS Relents on FBAR Filing Deadline

Late yesterday, in an apparent response to growing pressure from advisors and investors, the IRS, in effect, extended the filing deadline for 2008 Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts Report (FBAR) forms from June 30, 2009 to September 23, 2009 for “taxpayers...

Leonard Schneidman
IRS: Investors in Offshore Private Investment Funds May Need to File FBARs by June 30

Comments made by IRS personnel in a recent teleconference relating to the filing of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts Reports (FBARs) have created a cloud of uncertainty in the world of offshore private investment funds over the scope of required FBAR...