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Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 - An Analysis
Posted on 27 Dec 2010 by Gerald W. Paulukonis, J.D.

On Friday, December 17 th , President Obama signed into law the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 (Pub Law 111-312). The Act contains numerous tax provisions meant to stimulate the American economy. It is... Read More

Year-End Legislation Extends Key Provisions for Businesses, Provides 100 Percent Expensing for Certain Assets and Enacts New Foreign Procurement Excise Tax
Posted on 6 Jan 2011 by McDermott Will & Emery

By Robert A. Clary II , David G. Noren, James A. Riedy PC and Rachel E. Aaronson As part of legislation enacted at the end of 2010, the U.S. Congress extended several beneficial tax provisions for businesses, including the research credit, active financing... Read More

Extension of Renewable Energy Tax Grants Comes Not a Moment Too Soon
Posted on 23 Dec 2010 by Pepper Hamilton LLP

By Jane C. Luxton and Todd B. Reinstein The renewable energy industry received a hoped-for holiday gift when President Obama signed the bipartisan tax bill, H.R. 4853, on December 17, 2010. One of the bill's key provisions extends an important... Read More

Changes To The Federal Estate, Gift and Generation-Skipping Transfer Taxes For 2011 And 2012
Posted on 3 Jan 2011 by Morrison and Foerster LLP

By Trusts, Estates & Nonprofit Organizations Group, Morrison & Foerster LLP On December 17, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Authorization Act ( H.R. 4853 , "the... Read More

Just in Time for the Holidays: A Temporary Tax Compromise
Posted on 18 Dec 2010 by Deanne Morton

Early Friday morning, December 17, 2010, the U.S. House of Representatives took the final step required to seal the fate of The Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010, H.R. 4853 (see 2010 Bill Tracking H.R. 4853... Read More