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Developers and Financiers Tout the Benefits of Alternative Locations

More than 150 Real Estate executives filled Club 101 in midtown Manhattan in October to hear how developers are financing their projects in the current economy. The event kicked off with Edward Minskoff, President of Edward J. Minskoff Equities, Inc., describing two of his more recent real estate development projects, 101 Avenue of the Americas,…

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Posted in Corporate Income Tax, Income and Franchise, Property and Other State/Local Tax Issues, Sales and Use Tax, State & Local Strategies

Fall Clean Up – SALT Considerations When Merging or Liquidating Entities – Beware of Hidden State Tax Dangers in Those Leaves

Wow, October is almost gone! One of my favorite but perhaps most frustrating chores this month is raking the leaves. There are several huge Pin Oaks around my home that provide great shade in the summer and a blanket of leaves in the fall. I always rake the leaves into one or two huge piles…

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Real Estate Investment & Financing in Today’s Capital Markets

More than 150 people attended our annual Real Estate panel, which focused this year on financing. Pictured from left to right are MWE partner Scott O’Sullivan, Bryan Czop, Vice President of Wells Fargo, Edward Minskoff, President of Edward J. Minskoff Equities, Inc., Richard Wagman, Managing Partner & Founder of Madison Capital and moderator Daniel Geiger, Senior…

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Posted in Corporate Income Tax, State & Local Strategies

State Tax Incentives – Dig Deep to Make Sure the Benefit is Worth the Effort

States are trying to outdo each other these days in trumpeting tax incentives to boost economic development in their areas. Although the benefits can potentially be vast, the hidden costs to applying for, and then complying with these incentives, can (and should) make business owners question whether the benefit is worth the effort. How do…

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Posted in Corporate Income Tax, Nexus, State & Local Strategies

Fall Clean Up – SALT Considerations When Merging or Liquidating Entities – Take Time To Step Back To See The Potential

Here in the Northeast, this Fall season has been filled with tranquil weather that invites us to get out for that last round of golf, long bike ride or outdoor exercise without being concerned about bundling up. However, Northeasterners know that this Fall’s tranquility should not lull anyone into complacency about how demanding the…

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Did Your Insurer Send You a Health Insurance Premium Rebate Check?

Did Your Insurer Send You a Health Insurance Premium Rebate Check? Insurance carriers were required to send employers their 2014 Premium Rebate check by September 30th, 2015 – did you get yours? And if so, have you made plans to allocate the funds? The Affordable Care Act requires health insurance companies to maintain a Medical Loss…

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Posted in Nexus, Personal Income Tax, Property and Other State/Local Tax Issues, State & Local Strategies

Tax Havens – “Water’s Edge” Combined Reporting is Moving Further Abroad

The initial principle of “Water’s Edge” combined reporting was to require combined reporting for affiliated domestic companies that are engaged in a unitary business. Some states have added foreign companies to the Water’s Edge group. These are companies that have a limited United States presence (20% or more) as long as they are part…

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The Time to Prepare for Rising Interests Rates is Now

Real estate developers and property owners currently face the first rising interest rate environment in nearly a decade. They’ll need to determine their best course of action, and make their move soon. Deciding what to refinance, what projects to exit, what loans to prepay or whether to make any changes at all requires careful planning.…

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Do You Employ 50+ Full Time Workers?

Are You Ready for Information Reporting Requirements of the Affordable Care Act? While the Affordable Care Act has been law since 2010, stiff penalties for non-compliance with employer shared responsibility regulations will start being levied soon – and large employers with 50+ employees are at risk. Starting in early 2016 all Applicable Large Employers (“ALE”)…

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