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Friday, December 8, 2017
Vol. 17, No. 235
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Intangibles / Internet
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Reg Agencies
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Top News

  1. House Bill Inadvertently Would Tax Business Formation, Bloomberg BNA: Tax and Accounting News, December 7, 2017
  2. Tax reform conferees named. Let the tax mixing begin!, Don't Mess With Taxes, December 7, 2017
  3. Newly published report on taxpayer game-playing under the Republicans' tax cut act, Start Making Sense, December 7, 2017
  4. Thompson: Taxing Trump And Curry Under The Republican Plan, TaxProf Blog, December 7, 2017
  5. The Richest 1% Now Own 40% Of The Country’s Wealth, TaxProf Blog, December 7, 2017

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IRS Code and Regulatory Changes

  1. Tax Policy In The Trump Administration, TaxProf Blog, December 7, 2017
Internal Revenue Service: Internal News

  1. The November 2017 Tax Alert is Now Available, Kentucky: Department of Taxation, December 7, 2017
  2. Cryptocurrency Exchanges ‒ the New Front of the IRS War on Tax Evasion?, Morrison & Foerster: Tax, December 8, 2017
  3. New Antitrust Division Chief Prioritizes Regulation Of Standard Setting Organizations, Mondaq: Taxation, December 7, 2017

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US Tax Policy Issues and Comments

  1. The Republican War on Children, NY Times: Taxes, December 7, 2017
  2. GOP Tax Plans a Plus, Minus for Conforming States: A Primer (Corrected), Bloomberg BNA: Tax and Accounting News, December 7, 2017
  3. Tax News Highlights: Dec. 7, 2017, Crowe Tax News Highlights, December 7, 2017
  4. 'Holy Crap': Experts Find Tax Plan Riddled With Glitches, TaxProf Blog, December 7, 2017
State, Local, and Reservation Taxes

  1. Group Urges New Jersey to End $450M in Business Tax ‘Loopholes’, Bloomberg BNA: Tax and Accounting News, December 7, 2017
  2. Did South Dakota Neglect Transactional Nexus in Its Bill to Kill Quill?, Bloomberg BNA: Tax and Accounting News, December 7, 2017
International Issues

  1. Australia Extends Tax Avoidance Inquiry to Probe ExxonMobil, Bloomberg BNA: Tax and Accounting News, December 7, 2017
  2. South Korea Mulls VAT, Corporate Tax on Cryptocurrency, Bloomberg BNA: Tax and Accounting News, December 7, 2017
  3. UAE Says BEPS Inaction To Blame For EU Blacklisting,, December 7, 2017
  4. Turkey Hikes Corporate Tax Rate,, December 7, 2017
  5. EU To Push For International Tax Reform,, December 7, 2017
  6. No Date Yet For Apple To Pay Irish State Aid Bill,, December 7, 2017
  7. OECD Releases Comments On Offshore Indirect Transfers Toolkit,, December 7, 2017
  8. UK Commits To Earlier Consultations On Tax Policy Changes,, December 7, 2017
  9. New Zealand Tables Legislation To Tackle BEPS Issues,, December 7, 2017
  10. South Korean Budget Aims For Tax 'Fairness',, December 7, 2017
  11. All African States To Sign A Continental FTA In March,, December 7, 2017
  12. Proposed UK Real Estate Tax Regime Targets Offshore Investors' Capital Gains, Jones Day: Tax, December 7, 2017
Litigation Updates

  1. NTUF Files Brief with Supreme Court in Defense of Taxpayers in Landmark Case on Internet Sales Tax, National Taxpayers Union: Press Releases, December 7, 2017
Tax Preparer Issues

  1. Updates For Tax-Exempt Organizations From The Senate Bill, Mondaq: Taxation, December 7, 2017
  2. Tax 101: Taxation Of Intellectual Property—Selected Tax Issues Involving Corporations And Partnerships, Mondaq: Taxation, December 7, 2017
  3. Tax Changes Are Coming Next Year, but You Can Plan for Them Now, NY Times: Taxes, December 7, 2017
  4. Most Retirees Would Save Money Because of Tax Reform. Here Are Some Key Examp..., The Heritage Foundation Papers: Taxes, December 7, 2017
  5. Is There Anything I Can Do to Stop an IRS Wage Garnishment?, Tax Problem Attorney Blog: Brager Tax Law Group, December 7, 2017
  6. Absolute Zero – Free TurboTax Absolutely No Strings Attached, Tax Tips Blog, December 7, 2017
Intangibles and Internet Tax

  1. Can Tenants Challenge Property Tax Assessments?, Dickinson Wright, December 7, 2017
  2. Excise Tax on Compensation Paid by Tax-Exempt Organizations Under Pending Tax Bill, Chapman and Cutler, December 7, 2017
  3. The Tax Bill Cometh: Moves To Consider Before 2018 Arrives, Gould & Ratner, December 7, 2017
  4. Trademark Talk │ Cayman Calling, Appleby, December 7, 2017



Congressional Actions

  1. Adam Michel: "Families Across America Can Expect a Tax Cut", Press Office Feed, December 7, 2017
  2. Treasury Secretary Mnuchin’s Statement on Basel III, US Department of Treasury, December 7, 2017
  3. Comparison Of The House-And Senate-Passed Version Of The Tax Cuts And Jobs Act, US Congress: Joint Committee on Taxation: Recent Publications, December 7, 2017
  4. Senate Bill Offers Better Benefits for Law, Accounting Firms, Bloomberg BNA: Tax and Accounting News, December 7, 2017
  5. Senate Banking Committee Advances Nominee For Fed Chair, Mondaq: Taxation, December 7, 2017
Regulatory Agencies

  1. New SEC Cyber Unit Obtains Emergency Action Against ICO, K & L Gates: Tax: Newsstand, December 7, 2017
  2. SEC Awards Over $4 Million To Foreign National For Whistleblower Tip, Mondaq: Taxation, December 7, 2017



Accounting and Tax Accounting

  1. Deloitte Middle East announces appointment of new indirect tax partners and directors, Tax Grotto, December 7, 2017
  2. 2 tax partners in the new look Global Executive leadership team at EY: Jay Nibbe and Trent Henry, Tax Grotto, December 7, 2017



Off Beat

  1. Christina Rice Named Director Of BU Graduate Tax Program, TaxProf Blog, December 7, 2017
  2. How A Solo Tax Lawyer Paid Off $150,000 In Student Loans In 7 Years Without BigLaw, TaxProf Blog, December 7, 2017
  3. Takeaways from the 34th International Conference on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, K & L Gates: Tax: Newsstand, December 7, 2017

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