Market Sourcing in Massachusetts: A Discussion of the New Regulations with Michael Fatale

04/30/2014 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Please join the State & Local Tax Committee for final brown bag luncheon of the year, featuring Michael Fatale, Chief of the Rulings and Regulations Bureau of the Massachusetts Department of Revenue. Michael will provide us with an overview of the new proposed regulations in this area, and will answer questions from attendees....
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A Perspective on Current Topics in Income Tax Law: Talha Zobair, Senior Tax Counsel and Director of Global Tax at Raytheon

05/14/2014 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Talha Zobair, Senior Tax Counsel and Director of Global Tax at Raytheon, will share his views on current income tax issues in an informal social networking gathering. This open-ended discussion will last around 30 minutes. Following Mr. Zobair’s discussion, those attending are invited to stay for drinks and conversation about tax - or not....
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Understanding Newly-Proposed Section 871(m) Dividend Equivalent Amount Rules for Swaps and Equity-Linked Instruments

05/16/2014 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Section 871(m) of the Internal Revenue Code treats “dividend equivalent amounts” from certain specified swaps and equity-linked instruments as U.S. source income subject to withholding if paid to a non-U.S. person. The Treasury has been attempting to draft rules that would define what types of swaps and equity-linked instruments would be impacted by these rules and provide further guidance on determining the dividend equivalent amount. After withdrawing an initial set of proposed rules that were issued in 2012, the Treasury issued a new set of proposed Section 871(m) regulations in December 2013. This brown bag is intended to be a discussion of the current developments under Section 871(m), focusing on the newly proposed regulations....
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CLE - Trusts & Estates Year in Review

06/10/2014 - 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
An annual hit among estate planning practitioners, this seminar offers attendees the opportunity to learn about the year’s significant developments in Massachusetts and federal laws that affect every estate planning practice....
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