Thanks to the American Taxpayer Relief Act (ATRA), the maximum capital gains tax rates are at their highest levels in years.
Tax increases for the affluent have dominated headlines this year. But don’t overlook the impact of higher taxes on trusts.
Beginning in 2014, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act requires “large employers” — those with 50 or more full-time-equivalent employees — to provide affordable health care coverage or pay a penalty.
On June 26, the U.S. Supreme Court issued two landmark decisions.
This article was originally published in the July 2013 issue of SEC Impact
Press Mentions and Announcements Compliance Week: Partner Michael Greenwald was quoted on uncertain tax provision planning. Operational Risk & Regulation: Partner Ryan Dudley contributed to an article on political obstacles facing FATCA implementation. The Wall Street Journal: Partner Michele Amato was quoted on public company auditors resigning their positions. The article appeared in...
During Friedman LLP's recent healthcare seminar, Healthcare Reform: Are You in Compliance?, Nixon Peabody LLP Counsel Kate Saracene and Friedman LLP Principal Michael Greenwald...
Partner David Waddington was on Accounting Today's podcast this week to discuss changes in IRS rollover rules.
A good tax-planning technique is to sell a poor-performing security to “harvest” the loss and offset it against your capital gains. But what if you have high hopes for the security and would like to keep it in your portfolio?