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Thursday, August 25, 2016
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Top News

  1. Why Trump should release his tax returns, Brookings and Urban Institute: Tax Policy Center, August 24, 2016
  2. Corporate Tax Payments Down 13 Percent: CBO, Bloomberg BNA: Tax and Accounting News, August 24, 2016
  3. Congressional Staffer Charged With Failure To File Tax Returns On $170,000 Salary For Five Years, TaxProf Blog, August 24, 2016
  4. Clinton’s Punitive ‘Exit Tax’: 'Banana Republic Economics', TaxProf Blog, August 24, 2016
  5. For Richer For Poorer: Charitable $7 Million Depp-Heard Divorce Settlement, Mondaq: Taxation, August 24, 2016

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IRS Code and Regulatory Changes

  1. Back to School Series: It’s Time to Use your 529 Savings. Now What?, Tax Tips Blog, August 24, 2016
  2. An interesting new international tax policy development, Start Making Sense, August 24, 2016
Internal Revenue Service: Internal News

  1. New Procedure Helps People Making IRA and Retirement Plan Rollovers, US Internal Revenue Service: Latest News, August 24, 2016
  2. The National Taxpayer Advocate Wants to Hear from You: Olson to Hold Public Forum on Taxpayer Service Needs in San Antonio on Aug. 30, IRS: News Releases And Fact Sheets, August 24, 2016
  3. National Taxpayer Advocate Releases IRS Responses to NTA Recommendations; Posts Papers from Inaugural Conference on International Taxpayer Rights, US Internal Revenue Service: Latest News, August 24, 2016
  4. Tax Effects of Divorce or Separation, US Internal Revenue Service: Tax Tips, August 24, 2016
  5. IRS Launches Sharing Economy Resource Center,, August 24, 2016
  6. IRS Provides Update On Jurisdictions That Have An IGA In Effect With The U.S., Mondaq: Taxation, August 24, 2016
  7. IRS Publishes List Of Countries Requiring Cooperation With An International Boycott, Mondaq: Taxation, August 24, 2016

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US Tax Policy Issues and Comments

  1. Commissioner of IRS v. Estate of Travis L. Sanders, et al, U.S. 11th Circuit Court Opinions (Published), August 24, 2016
  2. Serious, Pro-Growth Tax Reform Must Contain 100 Percent Immediate Full Business Expensing, Americans for Tax Reform, August 24, 2016
  3. Another former IRS commissioner says Donald Trump can, and should, make his tax returns public, Don't Mess With Taxes, August 24, 2016
  4. Tax Roundup, 8/24/16: One storage locker away from a deduction edition. Also: Hillary tax plan, Clinton Foundation issues, snitching on neighbors, and more!, Roth & Company, PC, August 24, 2016
  5. Trump Updates Tax Plan, Mondaq: Taxation, August 24, 2016
State, Local, and Reservation Taxes

  1. Hemel And Maynard Push Boundaries Of Equity In Ohio State Tax Workshops, TaxProf Blog, August 24, 2016
  2. Lunch Links: Tax Increases to Close Budget Gaps Up for Debate in New Mexico and Kansas; Strike Force to Switch Off Fake IRS Robocalls, Tax Policy Blog, August 24, 2016
International Issues

  1. State aid: Commission approves creation of Malta Development Bank, European Union: Press Releases, August 24, 2016
  2. Australia Announces Voluntary Tax Code Framework,, August 24, 2016
  3. Non-Domiciles Remain in U.K. Despite Brexit, Tax Hit Risk, Bloomberg BNA: Tax and Accounting News, August 24, 2016
  4. Italian Government Mulls Corporate Tax Cuts in 2017 Budget, Bloomberg BNA: Tax and Accounting News, August 24, 2016
  5. German-Speaking Ministers Discuss Tax,, August 24, 2016
  6. Vietnam Proposes Tax Breaks For Property Developers,, August 24, 2016
  7. Liechtenstein Ratifies Multilateral CbC Report Pact,, August 24, 2016
  8. Philippines Updating Procedure On Tax Treaty Benefits,, August 24, 2016
  9. FASB Proposes Improvements To Income Tax Disclosures, Mondaq: Taxation, August 24, 2016
Investment Funds / Financial Products

  1. Empire State Realty Trust Announces $622 Million Investment by Qatar Investment Authority, Goodwin Procter: Tax Publications, August 24, 2016
  2. IRS Releases New Management Contract Guidelines for Tax-Exempt Bonds, Chapman and Cutler, August 24, 2016
Intangibles and Internet Tax

  1. A Surge In Populism: Dangers To Transnational Trade In The Americas And Reasons For Hope, Mondaq: Taxation, August 24, 2016



Regulatory Agencies

  1. SEC Targets Employment Agreements Requiring Waiver Of Whistleblower Awards, Mondaq: Taxation, August 25, 2016
  2. Federal Register: FINRA Publishes Proposal Amending Procedures Relating To Motions To Dismiss In Arbitration Proceedings, Mondaq: Taxation, August 24, 2016
  3. Federal Register: SEC Approves Amendments To FINRA Arbitration Procedures To Require Netting Of Monetary Awards, Mondaq: Taxation, August 24, 2016

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