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2010
November 1, 2010

FALLS CHURCH, VA — "It is undeniable that we are on the path to fiscal collapse," Marty A. Sullivan, a contributing editor to Tax Analysts, writes in the nonprofit's flagship publication, Tax Notes magazine.

"This decline will occur in two stages," Sullivan states. "First there is the decay as the swelling national debt wears away the economy's foundations and commits more and more future income to foreign creditors. We are already in stage one…"

 

October 8, 2010

FALLS CHURCH, VA – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, announced its launch today of a new column, State of the Tax Practice, written by frequent contributor Monte Jackel.

The column, appearing in Monday's issue of Tax Notes, the weekly magazine on federal tax policy and administration, will focus on how taxpayers and tax practitioners are coping with an ever- increasingly complex tax code. The column will also appear in Tax Notes Today, the daily online publication.

 

October 4, 2010

Dear Members of the Tax Community:

Tax Analysts was founded 40 years ago to foster informed debate on tax policy. To commemorate our 40th anniversary, we are compiling an electronic memory book of answers to the following question:

 

September 22, 2010

FALLS CHURCH, VA — Tax Analysts' flagship publication, Tax Notes, the longtime industry standard for federal tax news, commentary, and analysis, introduced Bruce Bartlett today as a regular contributor to the magazine. Bartlett's column will focus on a broad spectrum of tax and economic policy.

August 19, 2010

FALLS CHURCH, VA - Tax Analysts today announced that it will collaborate with the National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA) and Tax Talk Today® on an online series of programs designed to educate tax practitioners, tax professionals, tax educators, and students.

Tax.com, a site sponsored by Tax Analysts, will also collaborate on the programs, which will cover all levels and areas of tax practitioner information, including ethics, federal tax law updates, and federal tax law.

 

May 3, 2010

FALLS CHURCH, VA — Tax Analysts' flagship publication, Tax Notes, the longtime industry standard for federal tax news, commentary, and analysis, introduced Kip Dellinger today as a regular contributor to its biweekly column Policy Perspectives. His first article, “Taxes, Spending, Politics, and a Shelf Project Idea,” suggests that tax policies that do not recognize political constraints are unlikely to accomplish much, that the spending tail should not wag the tax dog, and that perhaps the first target of the Shelf Project should be the expenditures of our politicians themselves.

April 5, 2010

FALLS CHURCH, VA – President Obama’s fiscal 2011 proposals to raise taxes on foreign investment of U.S.-based companies by $122 billion over 10 years could restrict the growth potential of those companies, according to an Special Report in this week’s Tax Notes written by Barbara Angus, Tom Neubig, Eric Solomon, and Mark Weinberger of Ernst & Young LLP and Ernst & Young Global, and prepared in consultation with several U.S. based global companies.

March 5, 2010

FALLS CHURCH, VA — Tax Analysts' flagship publication, Tax Notes, the longtime industry standard for federal tax news, commentary, and analysis, introduced a new regular column today, The Tax Controversy & Litigation Report, written by contributor Charles P. Rettig. Effective client representation requires an understanding of the relevant facts, a detailed knowledge of the applicable tax authorities, and respect for current IRS enforcement priorities and initiatives together with an understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.

January 25, 2010

FALLS CHURCH, VA — Despite budget problems that may grow worse this year, states and localities continue to offer tax credits and other incentives for businesses to relocate within their borders and create jobs, according to the inaugural issue of “Practice Notes,” a new column that appears in this week’s State Tax Notes.

January 11, 2010

FALLS CHURCH, VA — The arrival of 2010 prompts a question: who were the most influential people in the state and local tax world over the last 10 years? State Tax Notes provides the answer in this week’s column by contributing editor David Brunori.

January 6, 2010

FALLS CHURCH, VA – Tax Notes, the weekly publication on federal taxation, announced its “2009 Tax Person of the Year” – a whistleblower from Swiss banking giant UBS whom it called “the Benedict Arnold of the private banking industry.”

In this week’s issue, Tax Notes cited Birkenfeld’s successful effort to reveal “what goes on in the wealth protection units of the world’s major banks.” Birkenfeld, the magazine wrote, “single-handedly made 2009 the year in which the world finally got serious about cracking down on tax evasion.”