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Chris Lutz Discusses Illinois Tax Changes with Law360 and Tax NotesJune 7, 2019
As Illinois passes a new budget, State and Local Tax attorney Chris Lutz helps break down important changes with Law360 and Tax Notes. 3 Illinois Tax Changes Attorneys Should Know About As …
In The news
David Hughes and Breen Schiller added to Law360's Tax Authority State & Local Editorial Advisory BoardApril 23, 2019
The purpose of the editorial advisory board is to get feedback on Law360’s coverage and gain insight from experts in the field on how best to shape future coverage. David represents …
News Release
HMB Represents Lightstream in $8 Million Series A FinancingMarch 19, 2019
Lightstream, a Chicago startup that makes cloud-based video production software, announced their $8 million funding round led by Drive Capital. Lightsream’s vision is to provide video content creators of all levels …
News Release
Jordan Goodman Provides Insight to International Tax Review: "Exclusive: US State Drags Amazon to Court on Platform Sales Tax Liability"February 26, 2019
An article published by International Tax Review discusses how Judge Ralph King Anderson III will decide whether Amazon acted as a seller in a case against the US state of …
In The news
Jordan Goodman Presents 'Multi-State Tax Update'June 13, 2019
This 2-part presentation will get the audience up to date on recent state and local tax cases and statutory changes that will affect their client’s business. The discussion will cover …
Breen Schiller and Chris Lutz Present “Combined Reporting and the Unitary Business Principle, with a focus on Regulated and Unregulated Groups” at Spring 2019 Start-Up Conference – 5/14/19May 20, 2019State and Local Tax
Spring 2019 Start-Up Conference Start-Up: State Tax Roundtable for Utilities & Power New York, New York Breen Schiller and Chris Lutz Present “Combined Reporting and the Unitary Business Principle, with a focus on …
John Wiktor Presents "Charitable Gift Agreements: Restrictions, Naming Rights, Enforcement and Ensuring Deductibility of Contributions"May 17, 2019
The necessary details of charitable agreements are often overlooked by the parties, potentially resulting in serious legal ramifications. Incorporating charitable giving in an estate plan involves careful consideration to specific …
Chris Lutz and Breen Schiller Present at The 42nd Advanced State and Local Tax Institute - May 15-16, 2019May 15, 2019State and Local Tax
5/15/19 – 5/16/19 42nd Advanced State and Local Tax Institute Georgetown University Law Center Washington, D.C. Breen Schiller, “Income Tax: A National Overview” – 5/15/19, 12:45pm-1:45pm Learn the current status of states’ continued migration …
As Reports of Hacking and Wire Fraud/BEC Scams Increase, Here's What You Can Do to PrepareJune 12, 2019Technology
Business Email Compromise (“BEC”) is a scam perpetrated by cyber criminals to attack businesses that first began to be tracked and reported by the FBI in 2013. BEC typically consists …
Client Alert
Illinois Legislative Update: What You Need to KnowJune 7, 2019
As you may be aware, the Illinois legislature recently completed its 2019 legislative session. This session was particularly productive from a tax legislation perspective and we would like to update …
Client Alert
Counseling a Cannabis-Related Business OverviewApril 24, 2019
David provides an overview of the regulation of cannabis and considers the top legal issues faced by a cannabis-related business, focusing on the conflict between federal law and state laws …
Marilyn Wethekam Published In State Tax Notes - Should States Embrace GILTIApril 16, 2019
Should states embrace GILTI? Marylin Wethekam gives her opinion: “While the rationale for GILTI may work at the federal level, its adoption at the state level raises several issues and …
International Asset Recovery
Second Circuit in Madoff Enables Trustee To Recover Under Bankruptcy Code For Fraudulent Transfers Initially Sent Offshore from the U.S.February 28, 2019
On February 25, 2019, the Second Circuit in the Madoff liquidation decided that Sections 548 and 550 of the Bankruptcy Code can be applied extraterritorially to recover fraudulent transfers. There, …
International Asset Recovery
Employers Beware: The Cannabis Laws, They Are A-Changin'February 26, 2019
Of course, laws are changing all the time. But with medical marijuana laws being enacted in states around the country at a quick pace, the list of shifting rights and …
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