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Tax Talk: When Reporting Gifts at Discounted Values, a Qualified Appraisal is Crucial

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A common method for transferring wealth from one generation to the next involves contributing assets to a partnership or limited liability company, then transferring minority interests in the partnership or LLC to descendants or other family members.  Done correctly, the technique allows donors to reduce their taxable estates by making gifts at reduced values, because …

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In three weeks! Attend the 3rd Annual Bank & Capital Markets Tax Institute West – December 3-4 in San Diego

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When: December 3-4, 2015 Where: The Westin San Diego, San Diego, California Register today! We are proud to announce that BTI West will be coming back for a third year! For 49 years the annual BTI East in Orlando has provided bank and tax professionals from financial institutions and accounting firms in-depth analysis and practical …

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Chicago Mayor’s Tax-Heavy Budget Passes: Lease and Amusement Tax Implications

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Last week the Chicago City Council approved Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s 2016 revenue ordinance as part of his tax-laden budget proposal. The revenue ordinance included noteworthy changes to the personal property lease transaction tax (lease tax) and amusement tax, both of which we have covered in-depth since the Department of Finance (Department) issued two rulings over the summer …

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Only three weeks away! Register for the 50th Annual Bank and Capital Markets Tax Institute East – November 4-6, 2015

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When: November 4-6, 2015 Where: Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Visa, Orlando, FL Register now! For the past 49 years Bank and Capital Markets Tax Institute (BTI) has provided bank and tax professionals from financial institutions and accounting firms in-depth analysis and practical solutions to the most pressing issues facing the industry. With cutting-edge sessions, speakers and …

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BTI West is coming back for a 3rd year! Register for the Bank and Capital Markets Tax Institute West – December 3-4 in San Diego

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When: December 3-4, 2015 Where: The Westin San Diego, San Diego, California Register today! We are proud to announce that BTI West will be coming back for a third year! For 49 years the annual BTI East in Orlando has provided bank and tax professionals from financial institutions and accounting firms in-depth analysis and practical …

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