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2014
December 22, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. Tax Notes International, Tax Analysts’ weekly publication on current international tax issues, today announced its 2014 Person of the Year.

Annually, the magazine recognizes an individual or organization that had the most influence on international tax policy and practice for its Person of the Year. This year the feature, written by Stephanie Soong Johnston, focuses on the OECD’s base erosion and profit-shifting initiative and the key players who helped frame the discussion and advance the project.

December 15, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. State Tax Notes, Tax Analysts’ weekly publication on current state and local tax issues, today released its 2014 year in review edition featuring the best in the state tax field.

Annually, the magazine publishes a special year in review issue announcing the Person of the Year award in recognition of the individual or organization that had the most influence on state tax policy and practice. The issue also features other individuals and organizations that played important roles in the state tax field that year.

September 16, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. –Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today announced that Chuck O’Toole, deputy editor, Tax Notes Today, State Tax Today, Worldwide Tax Daily, has been honored by CPA Practice Advisor as a 2014 recipient of its annual 40 Under 40 Awards.

September 16, 2014


FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit, independent provider of tax news and analyses, has experts available to speak about the OECD’s first set of newly released recommendations under its base erosion and profit-shifting (BEPS) project to prevent tax avoidance.

September 3, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, yesterday announced that in response to its suit against the Kentucky Department of Revenue (DOR), a Kentucky circuit court judge has ordered the DOR to release redacted copies of its final rulings from 2004 to 2012, under the state's Open Records Act.

 

July 31, 2014

Tax Analysts announces exclusive interview with IRS Commissioner John Koskinen


FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit, independent provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today released an article featuring an exclusive interview between IRS Commissioner John Koskinen and Tax Analysts reporter William Hoffman.

July 28, 2014


Winning contestants to have articles published in Tax Analysts’ magazines


FALLS CHURCH, Va. –Tax Analysts’ Tax Notes, State Tax Notes, and Tax Notes International magazines today announced the winners of their inaugural student paper competition. Winning contestants will have their articles published in the magazines beginning this week.

July 17, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit, independent provider of tax news and analyses, has experts available to speak about corporate inversions. The publisher of Tax Notes magazine and many other print and online publications, Tax Analysts works to encourage the development of tax systems that are fair, simple, and economically efficient. To that end, its experts are available to help the media and the public better understand the effect of corporate inversions, including their advantages and disadvantages and economic impact, and related legislation.

June 30, 2014
 

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the independent, nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today announced the launch of a new column, Raising the Bar, written by legal editor Doug Sheppard.

June 18, 2014


Tax Analysts Releases Video Conversation With Lawrence B. Gibbs


FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit, independent provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today released a video featuring Lawrence B. Gibbs, former IRS commissioner and a member at Miller & Chevalier, and Christopher Bergin, president and publisher of Tax Analysts. Gibbs and Bergin discuss Gibbs’s time as commissioner, the current state of the IRS, and what the future holds for the agency.

June 12, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit, independent provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today announced that it has filed an initial complaint in the California Superior Court for Los Angeles County, asking the California Franchise Tax Board (FTB) to comply with the California Public Records Act (CPRA) and disclose two forms used during audits.

May 29, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit, independent provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today released an exclusive article examining the OECD’s confidential copies of a revised draft on transfer pricing that have been released only to select stakeholders.

May 22, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit, independent provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today released an exclusive article examining the appropriateness of the Australian Treasury’s decision to solicit funding from accounting firms and professional organizations to host a symposium in Tokyo on the G-20’s tax agenda, and its decision to close the substantive sessions to the media.

 

May 6, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, yesterday released an article questioning whether the Ways and Means Committee broke the law when it publicly disclosed confidential taxpayer information in a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder.

May 5, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today announced the launch of a new quarterly column, SALT Solutions, written by Kay Miller Hobart and Ray Stevens, partners at Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP. The quarterly column will appear in State Tax Notes and State Tax Today, and will highlight legislative developments in North Carolina.

 

April 29, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tax Analysts, a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that provides tax news and analyses, hosted a conference on Friday, April 25 at the Ronald Reagan Building at which a panel of tax policy experts discussed marking securities to market and House Ways and Means Committee Chair Dave Camp’s recent comprehensive tax reform discussion draft.

 

April 29, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, VA. Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, yesterday released an article revealing information found in a preliminary Government Accountability Office report stating that the IRS failed to audit any high-value electing large partnerships for seven years. The report also includes evidence confirming Tax Analysts' reporting revealing that the IRS's audit coverage of large partnerships is very low.

April 10, 2014

New feature to analyze key aspects of the New Jersey tax system


FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today announced the launch of a new column, the Jersey Short, written by Leah Robinson, a partner with McDermott Will & Emery in New York. The monthly column will appear in State Tax Notes and State Tax Today, and will examine important issues in Garden State tax.

April 7, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today released a video and supplementary article examining how some businesses are effectively audit proof.

 

March 31, 2014


Discussion focuses on bill implementation likelihood and challenges


WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tax Analysts, a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that provides tax news and analyses, hosted a conference Thursday, March 27 at the Ronald Reagan Building at which a panel of tax policy experts discussed the IRS's need to adopt a taxpayer bill of rights and the challenges of moving such a bill through Congress.

March 24, 2014

Commentaries provide insight on the proposal’s international tax implications


FALLS CHURCH, Va. Tax Notes International, Tax Analysts’ weekly magazine dedicated to providing international tax news, analysis, and commentary, has released a special issue highlighting international aspects of House Ways and Means Committee Chair Dave Camp’s tax reform plan.

March 19, 2014

WHAT: Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, will host a conference discussing the IRS's need to adopt a taxpayer bill of rights (TBOR).

 

March 3, 2014


Commentaries provide nonpartisan analysis of suggested blueprint


FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, has published comprehensive coverage highlighting the new tax reform discussion draft released by House Ways and Means Committee Chair Dave Camp.

February 21, 2014


FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts’ Tax Notes, State Tax Notes, and Tax Notes International magazines are now accepting submissions for the inaugural student paper competition. Winning contestants will have their papers published in a well-established and reputable magazine.

February 3, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today announced the launch of a new column, Letter From Europe, written by Frans Vanistendael, professor emeritus at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium.

 

February 3, 2014
 

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today announced the launch of a new column, View From Vienna, written by Jeffrey Owens, director of the Global Tax Policy Center at the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law at the Vienna University of Economics and Business.

January 27, 2014
 

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today announced the launch of a new column, Cross-Border Corner, written by Gabe B. Gartner, a principal in the mergers and acquisitions group of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP’s National Tax Services practice.

The column will appear in Tax Notes and Tax Notes Today and will analyze ambiguities, opportunities, and pitfalls in cross-border acquisitions, internal restructurings, and dispositions.

January 17, 2014

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, today announced that the IRS has released more documents in response to its Freedom of Information Act request for training materials used in guidance for the IRS exempt organizations determinations office.

 

January 6, 2014


Names Lois Lerner Its 2013 Person of the Year


FALLS CHURCH, Va. Tax Notes, Tax Analysts’ weekly publication on federal tax laws, regulations, and policy developments issues, today released its 2013 year in review edition featuring the best in the federal tax world.

January 2, 2014


Names Richard Pomp Its Person of the Year for 2013


FALLS CHURCH, Va. State Tax Notes, Tax Analysts’ weekly publication on current state and local tax issues, last week released its 2013 year in review edition featuring the best in the state tax field.