To view full issue: Tax News & Comment — June, 2010
To View Full Issue: Tax News & Comment — June, 2010
The June, 2010 issue of Tax News & Comment, in “From Washington,” discusses the new $56 billion tax bill passed by the House of Representatives on May 29, entitled the “American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act.” The column “From the Courts” analyzes a recent case which found that the New York Department of Taxation & Finance had violated the Double Jeopardy Clause of the Fifth Amendment by imposing successive tax penalties. “IRS Matters, discusses the new new carryover basis rules and also the Final Regulations under IRC Sec. 2053.
The June issue, in a feature article, discusses Asset Sales to Grantor Trusts, used in estate planning. A second in-depth article analyzes current issues in marital deduction planning. Finally, “June Comment” focuses on gift planning in 2010.