August 25, 2020 Section News & Announcements

Government Submissions Boxscore

Government submissions are a key component of the Section’s government relations activities. Since May 13, 2020, the Section has coordinated the following government submissions. The full archive is available to the public on the website: https://www.americanbar.org/groups/taxation/policy/.

TO: Department of Treasury & Internal Revenue Service
DATE: 8/17/2020  
CODE SECTION: n/a
TITLE: Workout-Related Relief in Response to COVID-19
COMMITTEE: Tax Collection, Bankruptcy & Workouts and Pro Bono & Tax Clinics
CONTACT: Amy K. Chapman, Wm. Robert Pope, Jr, Bela Unell

TO: Department of Treasury & Internal Revenue Service
DATE: 7/31/2020
CODE SECTION: 951A
TITLE: Comments Concerning Impact of Final Regulations under Section 951A on S Corporations and their Shareholders
COMMITTEE: S Corporations
CONTACT: Thomas J. Phillips

TO: Department of Treasury & Internal Revenue Service
DATE: 7/29/2020
CODE SECTION: n/a
TITLE: Notice 2020-43
COMMITTEE: Partnerships & LLCs and Real Estate
CONTACT: Beverly Katz, Amanda Wilson, Grace Kim, Kate Kraus

TO: Department of Treasury & Internal Revenue Service
DATE: 7/22/20
CODE SECTION: n/a
TITLE: Recommendations for 2020-2021 Priority Guidance Plan
COMMITTEE: Various
CONTACT: William R. Pauls, Ed Leyden, Amish M. Shah, Carolyn O. (Morey) Ward, Timothy M. Todd, Beverly Katz, Brad Gould, Ryan Corcoran, Scott M. Levine, Caroline Ciraolo, Jeffrey Rubinger, Amish M. Shah, Caleb Smith, Tracy Watkins, Elizabeth Stevens, Andrew Liazos

TO: Department of Treasury & Internal Revenue Service
DATE: 7/21/2020
CODE SECTION: n/a
TITLE: Relief relating to tax-exempt financing in response to COVID-19
COMMITTEE: Tax Exempt Financing
CONTACT: Mark O. Norell

TO: Department of Treasury & Internal Revenue Service
DATE: 6/23/2020
CODE SECTION: 512(a)(6)
TITLE: Regulations under Section 512(a)‌(6)
COMMITTEE: Various
CONTACT: Carolyn O. Ward, Robert A. Wexler

TO: Department of Treasury & Internal Revenue Service
DATE: 6/1/2020
CODE SECTION: Tax Court Rules of Practice and Procedure
TITLE: Amendment to Rule 24 of the Tax Court Rules of Practice and Procedure
COMMITTEE: Court Procedure & Practice, Pro Bono & Tax Clinics
CONTACT: Elizabeth K. Blickley, Lawrence A. Sannicandro, Mitchell I. Horowitz

The technical comments and blanket authority submissions listed in this index represent the views of the ABA Section of Taxation.  They have not been approved by the ABA Board of Governors or the ABA House of Delegates and should not be construed as representing the policy of the ABA.