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Further Guidance on Reporting on U.S. Accounts by Foreign Financial Institutions (FFIs)
Posted on 30 Nov 2011 by Rufus Rhoades

[ Editor's Note: This narrative is derived from Rhoades & Langer, U.S. International Taxation and Tax Treaties § 27.02[1][j] (Matthew Bender) .] In 2010, Congress adopted a rather complicated set of rules designed to further enforce compliance... Read More

FATCA Provisions in the HIRE Act (H.R. 2847)
Posted on 26 Mar 2010 by Peter Miller

New Reporting Requirements, Penalties for Foreign Financial Institutions, Account Holders H.R. 2847, the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act, signed into law on March 18th, mandates 30 percent tax withholding on payments to foreign financial... Read More

Small Business Jobs Act of 2010
Posted on 4 Nov 2010 by Withers Bergman LLP Tax Practice

By Mitchell R. Kops , Sanford J. Davis , and William J. Kambas President Obama recently signed into law the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 (the "Act"). After stalling in Congress earlier this year, the Act progressed rapidly in the month... Read More

Further Guidance on Reporting on U.S. Accounts by Foreign Financial Institutions (FFIs)
Posted on 30 Nov 2011 by Rufus Rhoades

[ Editor's Note: This narrative is derived from Rhoades & Langer, U.S. International Taxation and Tax Treaties § 27.02[1][j] (Matthew Bender) .] In 2010, Congress adopted a rather complicated set of rules designed to further enforce compliance... Read More

Small Business Jobs Act of 2010
Posted on 4 Nov 2010 by Withers Bergman LLP Tax Practice

By Mitchell R. Kops , Sanford J. Davis , and William J. Kambas President Obama recently signed into law the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 (the "Act"). After stalling in Congress earlier this year, the Act progressed rapidly in the month... Read More

FATCA Provisions in the HIRE Act (H.R. 2847)
Posted on 26 Mar 2010 by Peter Miller

New Reporting Requirements, Penalties for Foreign Financial Institutions, Account Holders H.R. 2847, the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act, signed into law on March 18th, mandates 30 percent tax withholding on payments to foreign financial... Read More