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Massachusetts Court Issues 'True Debt' Decision
Yesterday, June 8, the Massachusetts Appeals Court once again denied a taxpayer's claimed deductions from the income and net worth tax base of the corporate excise tax.
United States
10 Jun 2016
Supreme Judicial Court Rules Against Taxpayer In Regency Transportation
The SJC, disagreed, and ruled that Massachusetts's imposition of use tax was fairly apportioned, being both internally and externally consistent.
United States
13 Jan 2016
Supreme Judicial Court Hears Oral Argument In Regency
Today, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ("SJC") heard oral argument in Regency Transportation v. Commonwealth, a case in which the taxpayer is challenging the Department of Revenue's assessment of use tax...
United States
6 Nov 2015
U.S. Supreme Court Vacates Decision In First Marblehead; Remands To Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court
On October 13, the United States Supreme Court granted a request for review in the case of First Marblehead Corporation v. Massachusetts Commissioner of Revenue, and summarily vacated the decision issued January 28, 2015, by the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts.
United States
19 Oct 2015
Massachusetts Denies 'True Debt' Treatment For Cash Management Obligations
Importantly, the ATB's decision to uphold the assessment for purposes of the non-income measure of the corporate excise means that the "true debt" issue continues to be relevant for companies with cash management systems...
United States
9 Sep 2015
Massachusetts Tax Developments - June 2015
In this update, we'll look at the most recent developments in Massachusetts corporate tax, provide some administrative updates, and discuss some hot topics for the second half of 2015.
United States
24 Jun 2015
Appellate Tax Board Case Update: MassMutual Proves Intercompany Debt Is True Debt
Reed Smith will provide more analysis of the MassMutual decision and its implications for other taxpayers in its upcoming quarterly update.
United States
16 Jun 2015
First Marblehead Requests U.S. Supreme Court Review In SINAA Sourcing Appeal
The case involves the sourcing of securitized loans for property factor purposes under Massachusetts' rules for financial institutions.
United States
5 Jun 2015
Trucking Company Appeals ATB Decision Upholding Use Tax Assessment On Trucks Used In Interstate Commerce
In a case to watch for interstate trucking companies, Regency Transportation, Inc. is appealing a use tax assessment upheld by the Massachusetts Appellate Tax Board.
United States
6 May 2015
Massachusetts Tax Developments - 6 March 2015
In this update, we'll look at the most recent developments in Massachusetts corporate tax, sales and use tax, and tax administration; and discuss some hot topics for 2015.
United States
10 Mar 2015
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