Whirlpool called on the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to review a Sixth Circuit decision saying the company owed taxes on more than $45 million of foreign income, saying it flouted administrative law.
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Whirlpool Asks Justices To Revive $45M Foreign Income Case

Whirlpool called on the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to review a Sixth Circuit decision saying the company owed taxes on more than $45 million of foreign income, saying it flouted administrative law.
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EU Deflects Talk Of Skirting Unanimity Rule On Minimum Tax

The European Union's executive arm said Thursday that it remains focused on finding unanimous agreement among EU member countries on a 15% minimum corporate tax, deflecting talk of circumventing the unanimity that is normally required to change tax laws.
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Rising Star: Skadden's Alec J. Jarvis

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP partner Alec Jarvis has played a lead role in counseling some of the country's prominent companies on the tax aspects of their mergers and acquisitions, earning him a spot among the tax attorneys under age 40 honored by Law360 as Rising Stars.
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ENFORCEMENT

28 Companies Targeted In UK Tax Investigations, HMRC Says

HM Revenue & Customs is targeting 28 businesses for failing to prevent facilitation of tax evasion, the U.K. tax authority announced Thursday.
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LITIGATION

UK Tribunal Denies Co.'s Bid For $44M Tax Deduction

An appellate tribunal in the U.K. ruled against a company seeking a tax deduction for a £36.3 million ($44.2 million) trading loss stemming from its involvement in a hotel and condominium construction project in Montenegro.
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Staffing Company To Appeal £11M Tax Bill Over Worker Status

A contractor staffing agency has vowed to appeal a tribunal's ruling upholding an £11 million ($13.3 million) tax bill after concluding that its workers' food and travel expenses were taxable because they did not have an overarching contract of employment.
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Court Urged To End Case To Quash Withdrawn Summonses

A case seeking to quash certain Internal Revenue Service summonses should be closed after the agency withdrew them and issued new ones that differ from those in the case, the U.S. government told a Michigan federal court Thursday.
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