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NEW! A COMPREHENSIVE ANALYSIS OF THE AMERICAN RECOVERY AND REINVESTMENT ACT OF 2009 STIMULUS BILL

President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 economic stimulus bill into law on February 17, 2009, extending $787 billion of tax incentives and spending provisions to improve the economy. The new LexisNexis Analysis of the...

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Joan Arnold, Pepper Hamilton Tax Group Chair, Elected to American College of Tax Counsel Board of Regents

Joan C. Arnold , a partner with Pepper Hamilton LLP and chair of the firm’s Tax Practice Group, has been elected to the Board of Regents of the American College of Tax Counsel, the organization’s governing body, representing the Third Circuit...

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American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

On February 17, 2009 President Obama signed into law the much publicized American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) which contained $787 billion worth of tax incentives and spending provisions intended to help revitalize the economy. The provisions...

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LexisNexis Tax Advisor-Federal Code: AMERICAN RECOVERY AND REINVESTMENT ACT OF 2009

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (a.k.a. the “ Stimulus Bill ”) was signed on Tuesday by President Obama. The bill covers multiple tax topics, including Tax Relief for Individuals and Families, Tax Incentives for Business...

Michael J. Canavan
Pepper Hamilton, LLP: Employers May Be Responsible for Tax Consequences of a Lump-Sum Back Pay Award

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit recently ruled that workers who receive a lump-sum back pay award after proving they have been discriminated against may have that award “grossed up” to offset its tax consequences. The Third...

Todd Reinstein
Pepper Hamilton, LLP: Stimulus Bill Enhances Renewable Energy Tax Provisions

On February 17, 2009, President Obama signed into law the highly publicized American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), which contained $787 billion worth of tax incentives and spending provisions intended to help lift the economy out of recession...