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Pepper Hamilton LLP Tax Update: Cut Unjustified Tax Loopholes Act Would Favor Foreign Fund Managers Over U.S. Managers
Posted on 18 Dec 2012 by Pepper Hamilton LLP

By Steven D. Bortnick and Timothy J. Leska , Attorneys, Pepper Hamilton LLP In March 2009, Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.) introduced the Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act (S. 506) (the 2009 Act) to "stop tax cheats" and target "off-shore tax abuses... Read More

Pepper Hamilton LLP Tax Update: Cut Unjustified Tax Loopholes Act Would Favor Foreign Fund Managers Over U.S. Managers
Posted on 9 Apr 2012 by Pepper Hamilton LLP

By Steven D. Bortnick and Timothy J. Leska , Attorneys, Pepper Hamilton LLP In March 2009, Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.) introduced the Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act (S. 506) (the 2009 Act) to "stop tax cheats" and target "off-shore tax abuses... Read More

Pepper Hamilton LLP Tax Update: Cut Unjustified Tax Loopholes Act Would Favor Foreign Fund Managers Over U.S. Managers
Posted on 9 Apr 2012 by Pepper Hamilton LLP

By Steven D. Bortnick and Timothy J. Leska , Attorneys, Pepper Hamilton LLP In March 2009, Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.) introduced the Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act (S. 506) (the 2009 Act) to "stop tax cheats" and target "off-shore tax abuses... Read More

Recent TAM on a Sport Association’s UBTI Finds Acceptable Split of Income and Employee Activity
Posted on 3 Jun 2010 by Lisa B. Petkun and Michelle Parten

One issue that perpetually plagues a tax-exempt organization is whether the income it receives from its unrelated trades or businesses (its "unrelated business taxable income" or UBTI) is so large that it will cause it to lose its tax-exempt... Read More

When California's Tax Conformity Act of 2010 Does Not Conform: California Does Not Follow the Federal Fix for CRTs with UBTI
Posted on 31 Aug 2010 by Danielle T. Zaragoza

California recently passed a bill to conform its tax law with the federal income tax law, but specifically did not accept the Federal fix for unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) of charitable remainder trusts (CRTs). Therefore, if a CRT in California... Read More