Fourth Quarter Newsletter 2019

In this Ropes & Gray podcast, Isabelle Farrar, an associate in the tax controversy group, is joined by Elizabeth Smith, counsel in the tax controversy group, and Jennifer Romig, a partner in the health care group, to discuss the state taxation of digital products, an evolving area in several states. Specifically, they will discuss

Tax partner and tax controversy group co-founder Kat Gregor, senior tax attorney Ariella Mutchler and tax & benefits associate Ningzhou Shen co-authored an article recently published by Law360 titled “OECD Digital Tax Plan Shifts Tax Risk For Asset Managers.”

The piece examines how the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)’s digital tax plan shifts

Eleven years after its portfolio company’s bankruptcy triggered a multiemployer pension plan’s demand that funds sponsored by private equity firm Sun Capital Advisors, Inc. (“Sun Capital”) pay the portfolio company’s $4.5 million ERISA withdrawal liability, Sun Capital has won a long-sought victory. On November 22, 2019, a three-judge panel of the First Circuit held that