Oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court in Hughes v. Northwestern University will have broader implications for both 401(k) and 403(b) plans. It isn’t always easy to read the tea leaves, but our ERISA Litigation Group offers key takeaways from the day and what may come from the Court’s opinion. The Court’s decision will have broader implications for the future of class action litigation regarding fees and investments in all forms of defined contribution plansThe Justices questioned many … [Continue reading] about Supreme Court Offers Mixed Guidance on Future of Lawsuits Challenging Investments and Fees in 401(k) and 403(b) Plans
The end of the year can bring new opportunities for tax planning. Our Federal Tax Group explains how 2021 year-end or 2022 sellers in M&A transactions can consider accelerating deductions for payroll taxes deferred under the CARES Act. The … [Continue reading] about Year-End Sellers Take Note: Planning Considerations with CARES Act Deferred Payroll Taxes
If so, you may need to do so by December 1, 2021. Our Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Group reviews the multiple year-end notices that defined contribution plans must issue to participants. 2022 retirement plan limitsNotice content … [Continue reading] about Do You Need to Send an Annual Notice to Plan Participants?
Our Federal Tax Group investigates why the U.S. Supreme Court may use a Tax Court case to decide whether a statutory deadline is set in stone or if a court can permit an untimely suit to proceed through equitable tolling. The Tax Court ruled that … [Continue reading] about When Is a Deadline Not a Deadline? The Supreme Court Intends to Decide
Our International Tax Group analyzes the pillars of a new international corporate tax system, but one that faces some major hurdles. Pillar One: a new taxing right in the digital worldPillar Two: a global minimum tax rate of 15%The road(blocks) … [Continue reading] about Has the Global Tax(man) Ended the “Race to the Bottom”? 136 Countries Agree to Overhaul International Corporate Tax System