MBBP Attorneys Help Demystify LLCs in MCLE Program

On May 5th, MBBP Attorneys Diana Española and Chip Wry will sit as faculty for an MCLE In-House Program "LLCs Demystified". The program will focus on the fundamentals of LLCs, highlighting business and tax issues frequently presented by such entities. Diana and Chip will help to debate the pros and cons of LLCs and corporations, discuss basic tax and business …

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Tax Considerations in Choosing the Form of Business Entity

By: Chip Wry Founders of a new business typically realize early on that they need to conduct the business through a legal entity to limit their personal liabilities for the debts and obligations the business generates. Often, the three entity types from which the founders must choose are the “C” corporation, the “S” corporation and …

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January 31st, 2014 Deadline for Information Reporting with Respect to Exercised Incentive Stock Options

Action May Be Required Corporations, both publicly and privately held, that transferred stock in 2013 pursuant to the exercise of incentive stock options (ISOs) are required to report the transfer to both the IRS and the exercising person. Form 3921 Exercise of an Incentive Stock option Under Section 422(b) is used for both purposes. Form …

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MBBP Attorneys Help Demystify LLCs in MCLE Program

On March 22nd, MBBP Attorneys Diana Española and Chip Wry sat as faculty for MCLE In-House Program "LLCs Demystified". The program focused on the fundamentals of LLCs highlighting business and tax issues frequently presented by such entities. Diana and Chip helped to debate the pros and cons of LLCs and corporations, discussed basic tax and business issues presented …

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Take Advantage of Expiring Tax Provisions to Encourage Business Investments

MBBP has released a new Tax Alert which covers the topic of tax provisions contained in the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 and the Tax Relief Act of 2010. These provisions are intended to encourage investments in and by businesses, but action is required before December 31st. Please see our full Alert to learn …

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Robert Finkel to Speak in CLE Webinar on Entity Selection Tax Issues

On December 14, MBBP  attorney Robert Finkel will speak as part of a panel in a CLE/CPE Webinar on "Advanced Tax Issues in Entity Selection". The webinar will provide tax counsel with an advanced analysis of legal and financial aspects of business entity structuring, including tax issues related to capital structure and compensation. The panel will …

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Tax FAQs for US Inbound Transactions

MBBP attorneys Robert Finkel and Diana Española recently wrote an article titled "Tax FAQs for US Inbound Transactions" which provides information on the options foreign businesses have for structuring their US operations including: export tangible product into the US license intangibles into the US send a service provider to the US from time to time …

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Robert Finkel Featured as Panelist for BBA Tax Seminar

On May 20,  Attorney Robert Finkel presented at a Boston Bar Association (BBA) seminar entitled "Fundamentals of Partnership Taxation". The program presented a summary of the key tax issues surrounding the formation, operation and termination of partnerships and entities taxed as partnerships, including limited liability companies. The three hour program was attended by over 30 corporate …

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