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  • January 16, 2017

    In Congress: More Confirmation Hearings

    Democrats will have a difficult time actually defeating any of President-elect Trump's cabinet nominations because of a change they made to the Senate rules to end the filibuster for executive branch nominations. Their goal is not really to defeat the nominees but to draw stark differences early on in the new administration, say Richard Hertling and Kaitlyn McClure of Covington & Burling LLP.

  • January 16, 2017

    EU Panama Papers Tax Probe Shifts To Banks, Law Firms

    The European Parliament committee investigating the Panama Papers tax avoidance scandal will shift its focus to the role played by intermediaries such as banks, law firms and accountants in hiding the identity of ultimate beneficial account owners, according to a working paper circulated Monday.

  • January 13, 2017

    Calif. Appeals Court Rejects State Biz Tax On Iowa Investor

    An Iowa farm cannot be held liable for a California state tax on businesses operating in the state on the grounds of a small stake in an investment fund, a California appeals court ruled Thursday, saying the investment does not constitute doing business in the state.

  • January 13, 2017

    Manufacturer Group OK’d To Fight IRS Anti-Inversion Rule

    Despite objections from the IRS, the National Association of Manufacturers got the green light from a Texas federal judge Thursday to fight a recent anti-inversion rule and argue that the agency violated its legal obligations to solicit public comments.

  • January 13, 2017

    UBS Loses $1.2B Bail Challenge In Tax Fraud Investigation

    The European Court of Human Rights announced on Thursday that it has rejected UBS AG's challenge to a €1.1 billion ($1.24 billion) bail upheld by the French Supreme Court after the bank came under scrutiny for allegedly helping clients dodge taxes.

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