December 10, 2007
Nonresident individuals owned $606.8 billion of assets in Switzerland's financial sector at the end of 2006, enabling them to easily avoid taxes on those assets in their home countries, Tax Notes magazine reports today.
November 26, 2007
States are 22 percent less efficient than the federal government in collecting corporate taxes, translating into a total $14.5 billion shortfall in 2006 alone, State Tax Notes has found.
November 14, 2007
Tax Analysts is helping Americans learn whether the Internal Revenue Service owes them money.
September 13, 2007
Guess What President Bush’s Top Economist Is Doing in His Spare Time? Trying to Patent a Way for Corporations to Cut Their Tax Bills
Edward Lazear, who chairs President Bush’s Council of Economic Advisors, is trying to patent a way for corporations to minimize their tax bills, Tax Notes Today reports this morning.
September 12, 2007
Tax Analysts will hold a discussion on taxing hedge funds, private equity funds, and their managers on Thursday, September 20, from 10 a.m. to noon, in the Columbia A room of the Hyatt Regency Hotel on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20001.
September 5, 2007
Lee Sheppard's influential articles over the last two decades "have become a must-read for tax practitioners," the New York Times wrote in its recent profile of Sheppard.
July 24, 2007
U.S. APPELLATE COURT RULES FOR TAX ANALYSTS IN DISCLOSURE CASE Requires IRS to Release All Chief Counsel Advice, Rejects Exception for E-Mails Prepared in Under Two Hours
A federal appellate court ruled for Tax Analysts today in a case involving the disclosure of information by the Internal Revenue Service, forcing the IRS to release all written legal advice that its Office of Chief Counsel prepares for IRS field personnel.
July 10, 2007
Need to Know More About Taxing Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds, and Their Managers? Contact Lee Sheppard, Expert on Tax Issues Related to Financial Products and Institutions
Lee Sheppard, the nation's most respected tax commentator, Tax Analysts' contributing editor, and an expert on taxation of financial products and institutions, is available for media interviews on the controversy about taxing hedge funds, private equity funds, and their individual managers.
April 23, 2007
Blanket coverage of a development with huge implications for taxpayers and the government — that tax advisors are increasingly obtaining federal patents for strategies to cut their clients’ taxes.
April 16, 2007
Are you curious what President Bush and Vice President Cheney paid in taxes in 2006, their effective tax rates, and their write-offs?
March 1, 2007
Top U.S., European Officials to Discuss Tax, Trade Policy: European Union’s László Kovács, Treasury Department’s Eric Solomon Featured
Tax Analysts, along with the Transatlantic Business Dialogue and the Center for Strategic and International Studies, is sponsoring a tax policy discussion among top U.S. and European officials on Monday, March 5, at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, 1150 22nd St., NW, Washington DC.
January 17, 2007
Tax Analysts Launches New Federal Research Library: Tens of Thousands More Documents, Much Easier Research
Tax Analysts has launched an enhanced Federal Research Library, adding tens of thousands of documents and making comprehensive research much easier.
January 9, 2007
Fascinating and practical advice for the new 110th Congress from current and former White House officials, former IRS commissioners, academics, writers, other tax experts.