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For Some Couples, Economic Indicators Say Split

For Some Couples, Economic Indicators Say Split
The U.S. divorce rate, which dipped during the recession, appears to be on the rebound. Divorce is expensive — and it’s hard to split assets when you can’t sell a home. But now, divorce lawyers say that’s changing.
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What Tax Lawyers Need to Know About the Codification of the Economic Substance Doctrine in the Health Care Reform Legislation (ExecSense Webinars)

What Tax Lawyers Need to Know About the Codification of the Economic Substance Doctrine in the Health Care Reform Legislation (ExecSense Webinars)

In What Tax Lawyers Need to Know About the Codifiction of the Economic Substance Doctrine in the Health Care Reform Legislation, ExecSense examines the codification of the judicially-developed economic substance doctrine in the health care reform legislation recently passed by Congress, and what tax lawyers need to know regarding whether a transaction that has economic substance under new Internal Revenue Code section 7701(o) may differ from the analysis previously applied by courts under the judicially-developed doctrine. Take the 60 minutes to view this webinar (on your computer, mobile phone, iPod or printed out) to make sure you have answers ready to key questions you are sure to be asked by colleagues, clients, and other professionals with whom your discuss this issue about how the codification of the economic substance doctrine will impact the way courts analyze challenged tax transactions and what you should be doing for your clients as a result.

The webinar is led by an expert on the economic substance doctrine and the new health care reform legislation, Schyuler Moore (Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP), and focuses on:

Everything you need to know in 60 minutes about the codification of the economic substance doctrine in the health care reform legislation, and what it means for future analysis of challenged tax transactions

Perspective on the impact of the codification of the economic substance doctrine on future tax litigation regarding whether a given transaction has economic substance, including what language in section 7701(o) will be the likely focus of future litigation, whether application of section 7701(o) will be more or less favorable to transactions than the judicially-developed economic substance doctrine as historically applied, what kind of transactions might be particularly affected, and whether the IRS may step up its enforcement efforts as a result of this codification

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