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HTMLPrivate Letter Ruling Update: IRA is Permitted to Purchase Shares in a Gold Trust Without the Purchase Being Treated as a Deemed Distribution
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
Items of personal property that are treated as a “collectible” under the Code are subject to certain tax-related ownership restrictions. Additionally, a 28 percent tax rate applies to any gain resulting from the disposition of collectibles, rather than the 20 percent rate that applies...

 

HTMLAnother Tax Court Reversal Before the Ninth Circuit
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
The Tax Court did not have a good quarter in the United States Court of Appeals. Estate of Natale B. Giustina v. Commissioner (9th Cir., December 1, 2014) represents another reversal of the Tax Court, this time by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. As in the Elkins case, the Ninth Circuit reversed...

 

HTMLTax Planning Strategies to Consider Before the End of the Year
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
Taxpayers should consider a variety of tax planning steps before the end of the year, including evaluating whether to make any $14,000 annual exclusion gifts. The exclusion applies to both gift tax and generation-skipping transfer tax, making it particularly valuable for gifts to grandchildren....

 

HTMLFDA Publishes Guidance Meant to Help Firms Understand the Labeling Section Related to Patient Counseling
Scott S. Liebman; Loeb Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
The regulator issued guidance containing recommendations meant to ensure that the “Patient Counseling Information” section of labeling is clear and useful, as well as consistent.

 

HTMLHouse of Representatives and Senate Pass a One-Year Tax “Extenders” Bill
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
A variety of beneficial tax provisions expired at the end of 2013. There has been hope that this Congress would retroactively reinstate some or all of those provisions for 2014 and later years.

 

HTMLFDA Issues Proposed Regulations Requiring Electronic Distribution of Drug Labeling to Ensure Healthcare Providers Have the Most Up-To-Date Prescribing Information
Scott S. Liebman; Loeb Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
The agency is proposing to require pharmaceutical firms to provide healthcare providers with real-time electronic updates of drug label changes, forgoing printed labels, a change the agency says is intended to ensure that healthcare professionals and patients have the most current version of...

 

HTMLCase Update: Taxpayer’s Deduction for Interest Capitalized in Loan Restructuring is Disallowed
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
In Copeland (TC Memo 2014-226), an October 2014 U.S. Tax Court case, the taxpayer fell behind on his residential mortgage loan and negotiated a loan restructuring with his mortgage lender. In connection with the restructuring, the lender increased the loan’s principal balance in an amount...

 

HTMLStryker to Undertake Compliance Efforts as Part of the DOJ Settlement over Otismed’s Unapproved Marketing of Devices before the Company Was Acquired
Scott S. Liebman; Loeb Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
As OtisMed pleads guilty to selling unapproved devices, current parent company Stryker must pay $80 million and carry out compliance efforts for violations that occurred prior to Stryker's acquisition of OtisMed.

 

HTMLOIG Semiannual Report to Congress Shows Enforcement Number of $4.1b in Investigative Receivables
Scott S. Liebman; Loeb Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
In issuing its report, the watchdog said that of the $4.9 billion in expected recoveries for this year, $4.1 billion came from investigative work.

 

HTMLCase Update: The Sale of Stock Triggers Both Capital Gain and Ordinary Income
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
In Brinkley (TC Memo 2014-227), an October 2014 U.S. Tax Court case, the taxpayer was the founder of a company called Zave Networks (Zave). He originally held 9.8 percent of the company’s stock but this was diluted over time by various rounds of venture capital funding. On multiple occasions,...

 


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