2018 Articles

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    All articles written by Robert W. Wood (unless otherwise noted)

     

     

    TAXATION OF DAMAGE AWARDS

     

    New Tax on Litigation Settlements, No Deduction for Legal Fees, Vol. 158, No. 10, Tax Notes (March 5, 2018), p. 1387.

    Tax Implications Of New Law Surprisingly Bad For Lawsuit Plaintiffs, Their Lawyers, Vol. 43, No. 5, Montana Lawyer, State Bar of Montana (March 2018), p. 16.

    Harvey Weinstein Tax May Hit Both Plaintiffs and Defendants, Business Law Today, American Bar Association (February 2018).

    Tax Write-Offs in Sexual Harassment Cases After Harvey Weinstein, Vol. 90, No. 2, New York State Bar Association Journal, New York State Bar Association (February 2018), p. 11.

    Taxing Sexual Harassment Settlements And Legal Fees in a New Era, Vol. 158, No. 4, Tax Notes (January 22, 2018), p. 545.

    Contingent Fee Lawyers Dodge Bullet In Tax Reform, Forbes.com (January 9, 2018).

    Ironically, Weinstein Tax On Sexual Harassment Settlements May Hurt Plaintiffs Too, Forbes.com (January 3, 2018).

    Tax Refresher on Options And Restricted Stock, Vol. 158, No. 1, Tax Notes (January 1, 2018), p. 145.

    Are Tax Gross-up Damages Getting Easier?, Issue 71, The Witness Chair (Winter 2018), p. 4.

     

     

     

    MISCELLANEOUS

     

    Meghan Markle Marriage to Prince Harry Proves US Taxes Can Be a Royal Pain, The European Financial Review (February - March 2018), p. 44.

    Bitcoin IRS Tax Amnesty...Sort Of, Forbes.com (January 26, 2018).

    How to Guarantee a More Predictable Tax Result Until IRS Has a Special Crypto Amnesty, Cointelegraph (January 23, 2018).

    $10K State Tax Deduction Cap Prompts Bold Moves To Skirt California Taxes, Forbes.com (January 8, 2018).

    Crypto Tax Tips To Start 2018 Right, Cointelegraph (January 7, 2018).

     

     

     

    TAX COLUMNS IN FORBES

     

    Bitcoin IRS Tax Amnesty...Sort Of, Forbes.com (January 26, 2018).

    Contingent Fee Lawyers Dodge Bullet In Tax Reform, Forbes.com (January 9, 2018).

    $10K State Tax Deduction Cap Prompts Bold Moves To Skirt California Taxes, Forbes.com (January 8, 2018).

    Ironically, Weinstein Tax On Sexual Harassment Settlements May Hurt Plaintiffs Too, Forbes.com (January 3, 2018).

     

     

     

    TAX COLUMNS IN DAILY JOURNAL

     

     

     

     

    TAX COLUMNS IN COINTELEGRAPH

     

    How to Guarantee a More Predictable Tax Result Until IRS Has a Special Crypto Amnesty, Cointelegraph (January 23, 2018).

    Crypto Tax Tips To Start 2018 Right, Cointelegraph (January 7, 2018).