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click to watch Videocast: Eversheds Sutherland SALT Scoreboard – 2016 Year in Review
Videocast: Eversheds Sutherland SALT Scoreboard – 2016 Year in Review
Associate, Washington, DC
Associate, Washington, DC
According to a recent BNA news report, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has proposed adjustments and penalties to a private fund manager related to its use of management fee waivers and transaction fee offsets. Based on the report, this is one of the first cases to arise in connection with the IRS’s efforts to stop the practice of some participants in the private fund industry (including hedge funds and private equity funds) of reducing the taxes of executives by reclassifying how management fees are treated. Specifically, the IRS is targeting the practice of converting management fees to shares ... more

Legal Alerts
Legal Alert: Supreme Court Limits § 271(f)(1) Overseas Infringement Reach: More than One Exported Component Required for Offshore Manufacturing Liability February 23, 2017
Summary The US Supreme Court held in Life Techs. Corp. v. Promega Corp., Slip No. 14-1538 (Feb. 22, 2017) that supplying a single component of a multi-component invention manufactured abroad does not ...
Articles
Not Throwing Away Your Shot: Relying on Compliance Consultants to Defend Regulatory Actions February 2017
You are a CCO who is responsible for completing and filing Form ADV. You hire a compliance consultant to advise you on what information to include. You act in accordance with that advice, but you ...
Blogs
Alabama Tax Tribunal Determines Taxpayer Properly Deducted Dividends from REIT February 22, 2017
By Nicole Boutros and Eric Coffill The Alabama Tax Tribunal held that a taxpayer banking corporation properly deducted dividends received from an affiliated real estate investment trust (REIT) for ...
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State Income Tax Changes Expected to Speak Litigation February 17, 2017
Eversheds Sutherland (US) attorney Christopher Lutz is quoted in this Bloomberg BNA article regarding the uncertainty in states’ market-based sourcing rules for apportioning company income. Chris ...
Press Releases
Eversheds Sutherland (US) Attorney Raymond Ramirez Named to HNBA Top Lawyers Under 40 List February 21, 2017
WASHINGTON—Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP is pleased to announce that Associate Raymond A. Ramirez has been selected as one of the Hispanic National Bar Association’s (HNBA) Top Lawyers Under 40. Mr. ...

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click to watch Videocast: FINRA’s 2016 Disciplinary Program:  “YUUUGE” Fines May Propel 2016 to Record-Setting Year
Videocast: FINRA’s 2016 Disciplinary Program:  “YUUUGE” Fines May Propel 2016 to Record-Setting Year
Washington, DC
Adam C. Pollet, Associate
Washington, DC
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