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The Ink is Finally Dry: New York Tax Preparers No Longer Need “Wet Signatures” for E-filing
Posted on 3 Sep 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

On August 24, 2020, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed New York S.8832, a bill authorizing tax return preparers to accept electronic signatures on e-file authorizations for purposes of filing tax documents electronically with the New York Department... Read More

It’s Electric: New York Tax Appeals Tribunal Holds Electricity Generator is Qualified New York Manufacturer
Posted on 22 May 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

The New York State Tax Appeals Tribunal held that an electricity generation company was a qualified New York manufacturer for purposes of calculating New York State franchise tax on a corporation’s capital base, even though the company did not qualify... Read More

Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Commissioner’s Use of Alternative Apportionment for Financial Institution
Posted on 26 Jul 2018 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

The Minnesota Supreme Court held that the state’s standard apportionment method did not fairly reflect the taxpayer’s net income allocable to the state, reversing the Tax Court’s ruling. The taxpayer, a national financial institution, transferred its... Read More