Section of Taxation

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Government Comment: Proposed Regulations under Section 168(k)

On February 12, 2019 the Section submitted comments with respect to the treatment of partnerships in the proposed regulations under section 168(k).

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Government Comment: Proposed Regulations under Section 951A in Relation to Passthrough Entities and their Owners

On January 16, the Section submitted comments on the Proposed Regulations related to Section 951A of the Internal Revenue Code in relation to passthrough entities and their owners.

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The Tax Lawyer: Fall 2018 Issue

The Tax Lawyer, the nation’s premier, peer-reviewed tax law journal, is published quarterly as a service to its members by the American Bar Association Section of Taxation.

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Events & CLE

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2017 Tax Act Content Archive

The 2017 Tax Act (known colloquially as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) has led to some of the most significant changes to tax law since the Tax Reform Act of 1986. The broad-reaching legislation touches on aspects of partnerships, benefits law, and international issues, to name just a few. The committees of the ABA Section of Taxation have been hard at work producing some of the most up-to-the-minute analysis and educational opportunities on the changing landscape

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Announcing Tax Connect

Take a look at our new platform for committee information & discussion! Tax Connect will replace our committee pages and mailing lists with a robust, easier-to-use site and discussion forums that can be used via email or direct from Connect. Take a look at the User's Guide and How-to Videos to learn more!