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Reed Smith
In early July 2017, in a case titled Valley Forge Towers Apartments N, LP, et al. v. Upper Merion Area School District & Keystone Realty Advisors, LLC, No. 49 MAP 2016, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court delivered a landmark decision constitutionally curbing the rights of taxing jurisdictions to file selective appeals under Pennsylvania's Consolidated County Assessment Law.
Grant Thornton LLP
On June 28, 2017, the Michigan Supreme Court unanimously held that a charitable institution that imposes certain restrictions or conditions on its beneficiaries may still qualify for a property tax exemption...
Grant Thornton LLP
On May 25, 2017, Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed legislation adopting the reduction of the state's sales tax on non-residential leases and licenses of real property. The rate is reduced from 6% to 5.8%...
Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
By now, all 67 Property Appraisers in Florida have finalized the 2017 valuations for property taxes. Truth in Millage (TRIM) notices have been sent to all property owners, so these notices have either been received or will be waiting in your mailbox soon (the valuations can also be found online).
Duane Morris LLP
If you use online platforms to rent a spare bedroom, lawnmower, car or bicycle; or to provide car rides or dog walks; or to connect and deliver other goods or services, you are involved in what is sometimes called the sharing economy.
Duff and Phelps
It's a cliché we hear in gags, see in cartoons and read in articles: how to out-smart, out-play and out-negotiate the car salesman.
Reed Smith
For the second time this year, the Delaware Department of Finance has published draft regulations governing unclaimed property audits.
Archer & Greiner P.C.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court's Valley Forge Towers decision provides much needed guidance on enforcing constitutional boundaries where taxing districts employ discriminatory and unfair appeal policy.
Duff and Phelps
Property taxes are often one of a company's largest recurring operating expenses.
Duff and Phelps
Property taxes are often one of a company's largest recurring operating expenses. The Cook County Assessor's Office reassesses the properties in a township on a triennial cycle – once every three years.
Grant Thornton LLP
On June 29, 2017, the California Supreme Court held that the documentary transfer tax may apply to transfers of interests in legal entities that own real estate.
Duff and Phelps
Colorado is a booming real estate market and, as a result, commercial and industrial property taxes are rising again.
Day Pitney LLP
Massachusetts taxpayers should keep an eye on two developments. First, a proposed constitutional amendment will be on the ballot in 2018.
Day Pitney LLP
At the time of our December 2016 update, there was a near-universal belief that tax cuts would be high on the agenda of President Trump and a Republican Party that controls both houses of Congress.
Miles & Stockbridge
It is pretty well known that Maryland imposes taxes upon the sale/purchase of real property. The State requires both a recordation tax and a transfer tax to be paid whenever an ownership interest in property...
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
With the election of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States, the prospect of tax reform, and specifically repeal of the Federal estate tax, has become more plausible.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
Eminent domain is the process by which a government or entity has the ability to take private property for public use. Any property claimed through eminent domain must be fairly compensated.
Bowditch & Dewey
In Mary E. Daley v. Secretary of the Executive Office of Health and Human Services and Lionel C. Nadeau v. Director of the Office of Medicaid, which were consolidated in an appeal...
Ward & Smith
Conservation easements may be a great example of "doing well by doing good." They help conserve fish and wildlife, clean water, natural habitats, historic properties, farmland, and timberland.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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Duane Morris LLP
If you use online platforms to rent a spare bedroom, lawnmower, car or bicycle; or to provide car rides or dog walks; or to connect and deliver other goods or services, you are involved in what is sometimes called the sharing economy.
Reed Smith
In early July 2017, in a case titled Valley Forge Towers Apartments N, LP, et al. v. Upper Merion Area School District & Keystone Realty Advisors, LLC, No. 49 MAP 2016, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court delivered a landmark decision constitutionally curbing the rights of taxing jurisdictions to file selective appeals under Pennsylvania's Consolidated County Assessment Law.
Grant Thornton LLP
On June 28, 2017, the Michigan Supreme Court unanimously held that a charitable institution that imposes certain restrictions or conditions on its beneficiaries may still qualify for a property tax exemption...
Grant Thornton LLP
On May 25, 2017, Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed legislation adopting the reduction of the state's sales tax on non-residential leases and licenses of real property. The rate is reduced from 6% to 5.8%...
Ropes & Gray LLP
Provide a one-time deemed repatriation of existing earnings of foreign subsidiaries, taxable at a reduced rate.
Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
By now, all 67 Property Appraisers in Florida have finalized the 2017 valuations for property taxes. Truth in Millage (TRIM) notices have been sent to all property owners, so these notices have either been received or will be waiting in your mailbox soon (the valuations can also be found online).
Grant Thornton LLP
During February and March 2017, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe signed multiple tax bills into law that make changes to the state's income; sales; property; and business, professional...
Day Pitney LLP
Massachusetts taxpayers should keep an eye on two developments. First, a proposed constitutional amendment will be on the ballot in 2018.
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
The City of New York has finalized the real estate tax rates for tax year 2016/17, which began July 1, 2016 and will end June 30, 2017.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
Over the years, one of the more vexing tax questions for property owners has been how to tell whether a cost is a repair or an improvement.
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