Taxing Dead Celebs, Fee Shifting in Copyright Cases and Red Flag Knowledge – ELU 75

Gordon P. Firemark

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Taxing Dead Celebs, Fee Shifting in Copyright Cases and Red Flag Knowledge – ELU 75

Gordon P. Firemark

The post Taxing Dead Celebs, Fee Shifting in Copyright Cases and Red Flag Knowledge – ELU 75 originally appeared on Entertainment Law Offices of Gordon P. The Latest episode of my Entertainment Law podcast, Entertainment Law Update , is now available for your enjoyment.

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Michael Jackson Tax Judge Won't Throw Out Testimony Just Because IRS Expert Lied

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The tax trial of the century gets closer to an ultimate decision. read more. THR, Esq. Business Music Business THR Online

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Michael Jackson's Executor, Manager Ordered to Testify in Billion-Dollar Tax Battle

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Tax Court judge has also deemed as inadmissible a report from one of the nation's leading First Amendment scholars. A U.S. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Music Business THR Online

Chicago's Tax on Netflix, Spotify Subscriptions Challenged in Court

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Legal group says city can't levy Netflix’s video streaming service if the tax does not apply to the video-by-mail service. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Music Tech Business THR Online

Toronto Cuts Film Tax Credit

Media Law Prof Blog

The Hollywood Reporter covers the change in Toronto's film credit tax policy--from 25% for foreign productions to 21.5%. That drop may not seem like a lot, but, says Pinewood Toronto Studios head Paul Bronfman, "Our credibility is blown forever now

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John Branca Takes the Stand in Michael Jackson Tax Trial

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

"When I tell these stories, I actually tell them with affection,” says Branca of the late King of Pop. read more. THR, Esq. Music Music THR Online

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But it’s on the Internet! Kickstarter tax issues

Music Technology Policy

If you have found any information about dealing with tax issues on Kickstarter.com, please post a comment. for the 2011 tax year on a Form 1099-K. I don’t belive that filing the 1099-K solves the local sales tax issue that applies to all other retailers in your state as described in the video. PS Kickstarter might be able to solve your state sales tax problem by distinguishing “rewards” that are subject to sales tax and collecting it at the source.

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But it’s on the Internet! Kickstarter tax issues

Music Technology Policy

If you have found any information about dealing with tax issues on Kickstarter.com, please post a comment. for the 2011 tax year on a Form 1099-K. I don’t belive that filing the 1099-K solves the local sales tax issue that applies to all other retailers in your state as described in the video. PS Kickstarter might be able to solve your state sales tax problem by distinguishing “rewards” that are subject to sales tax and collecting it at the source.

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Netflix Accused of Violating U.S. Tax Law in Bonuses to Top Executives

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

A shareholder has sued Netflix board members over allegations that they "rigged the compensation process, guaranteeing Netflix officers huge cash payments while misleading investors into believing that these payments were justified by attainment of real performance goals." read more. THR, Esq.

New Tool from Wolters Kluwer Tracks Changes to Estate and Gift Tax Laws

Media Law

The Tax Cut and Jobs Act that took effect Jan. tax laws, including with regard to estate and gift taxes. The post New Tool from Wolters Kluwer Tracks Changes to Estate and Gift Tax Laws appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. 1 made major changes to U.S. Needless to say, attorneys who practice in this area need to be well versed in the changes and their implications. A new tool launching this week from Wolters Kluwer Legal & […].

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Ah, Film Tax Credits!

Media Law Prof Blog

From the Hollywood Reporter: applications for California state film tax credits are up eighteen percent over last year. Meanwhile, the film tax credit so popular in Louisiana is under some scrutiny after a 2013 Louisiana Legislative Auditor''s report found that

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But it’s on the Internet! Kickstarter tax issues

Music Technology Policy

If you have found any information about dealing with tax issues on Kickstarter.com, please post a comment. for the 2011 tax year on a Form 1099-K. I don’t belive that filing the 1099-K solves the local sales tax issue that applies to all other retailers in your state as described in the video. PS Kickstarter might be able to solve your state sales tax problem by distinguishing “rewards” that are subject to sales tax and collecting it at the source.

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But it’s on the Internet! Kickstarter tax issues

Music Technology Policy

If you have found any information about dealing with tax issues on Kickstarter.com, please post a comment. for the 2011 tax year on a Form 1099-K. I don’t belive that filing the 1099-K solves the local sales tax issue that applies to all other retailers in your state as described in the video. PS Kickstarter might be able to solve your state sales tax problem by distinguishing “rewards” that are subject to sales tax and collecting it at the source.

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Cloud Computing and Computing Taxes

Media Law Prof Blog

Shakow, University of Pennsylvania Law School, has published The Taxation of Cloud Computing and Digital Content in volume 71 of Tax Notes International (July 22, 2013), volume 140 of Tax Notes (July 22, 2013), and volume 69 of David J.

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Michael Jackson's Ex-Manager Takes the Stand in Tax Trial

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Tohme Tohme's testimony could foreshadow an ugly trial ahead in his own legal fight with Jackson's estate. read more. THR, Esq. Music Music THR Online Michael Jackson

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Producers Get Probation After Louisiana Film Tax-Credit Fraud Conviction

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Seven Arts Entertainment CEO Peter Hoffman was facing 405 years in prison after he was found guilty of defrauding Louisiana's state tax-credit program of $1.13

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Prince's Estate: No Will Could Mean Chaos, Tax Bills and Lawsuits, Say Experts

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

If Prince's taxable estate is valued at $250 million, the icon's heirs could be looking at a bill for about $120 million in state and federal estate taxes.

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Lauryn Hill Pleads Guilty to Not Filing Tax Returns

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The IRS said she didn't make tax payments on nearly $1.8 million of income from music and movie royalties from 2005-2007. read more. THR, Esq. Music Music Lauryn Hill

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Senate GOP tax bill hurts the poor more than originally thought, CBO finds - The Washington Post

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Senate GOP tax bill hurts the poor more than originally thought, CBO finds - The Washington Post

Protesters to demand Trump’s tax returns | MSNBC

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Protesters to demand Trump’s tax returns | MSNBC

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Bill Signals Top Tax Priority of G.O.P. Is to Help Corporations - The New York Times

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Bill Signals Top Tax Priority of G.O.P. Is to Help Corporations - The New York Times

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Tax day arrives!

The Legal Satyricon

Because of your toil as business owners, doctors, lawyers and financial service experts, you are able to subsidize the lifestyles and safety of people like me – somewhat literate, moderately intelligent lifetime students – by paying more than 70% of all Federal income taxes. [.]. DeVoy Dear the top 10% of income earners: Thank you!

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Michael Jackson Estate Faces Billion-Dollar Tax Court Battle

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

How much was the King of Pop's name and image worth when he died? The estate says $2,105, but the IRS insists its value is more than $434 million. This is bizarre," says the estate's lead attorney, Howard Weitzman. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Business THR Weekly Magazine Michael Jackson

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Rachel Maddow Is Probably Safe for Disclosing Donald Trump's Taxes, But.

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

There's at least one legal issue that hasn't fully been settled. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online Donald Trump

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YouTube Censored @SharylAttkisson: Health Care “Cadillac Tax” Postponed

Music Technology Policy

The so-called “cadillac tax” plan to tax those health care payments as income has been postponed to 2020.

Whitney Houston Estate Challenges $11 Million Tax Bill

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The IRS allegedly erred by increasing the value of the singer's publicity rights $11.5 million to $11.7 million. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Music Business THR Online

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Wyclef has 'great lawyers' handling tax issues

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

In the blink of an eye, CNN's Wolf Blitzer goes from hard-hitting journalist, interrogating Haiti presidential candidate Wyclef Jean about his tax arrears, to being Mr. Softee, Tags: Accounting Celebrity Media This has to be one of the best TV interviews of the year.

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Analyzing the Rationale for the 10% Excise Tax on Indoor Tanning (or: Why Snooki Looks Less Orange Now)

JetLawBlog

Taxing sin is nothing new – anyone who buys cigarettes , alcohol , or even gambles can tell you that. In recent years, the traditional sin taxes have begun to expand, with suggestions to begin taxing things like high-sugar sodas.

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Tax Policy and Media Investment

Media Law Prof Blog

Hans Jarle Kind and Gurrorm Schjelderup, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, and Frank Staehler, University of Tuebingen, Department of Economics, have published Newspaper Differentiation and Investments in Journalism: The Role of Tax Policy as NHH Department of Economics

Bernie Sanders Challenges Republican Tax Lies

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

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Updates Today from Rocket Matter: Taxes, Timers, Games and More

Media Law

The post Updates Today from Rocket Matter: Taxes, Timers, Games and More appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. A gamification feature allows users to earn coins as they learn the system. The cloud practice management platform Rocket Matter today is rolling out a series of updates designed to address requests from existing customers and to help new customers get up to speed on the system. The new features being added today are: Continue reading […].

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Sumner Redstone Loses to the IRS in Tax Case Four Decades in the Making

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The life story of the Viacom and CBS executive chairman told through a quirky tax dispute. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Business THR Online

Michael Jackson Tax Judge Allows Trial Testimony About Intellectual Property Mashups

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The judge is dealing with the issue of what — and how — a theoretical buyer would have paid Jackson for the right to use his name and image. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Music Business THR Online

How Hollywood Wins in Trump's Proposed Tax Plan: "This Is Huge"

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The president's proposed 15 percent rate would apply to "loan-out" companies, which could benefit stars and producers: "It's kind of ironic that the one group who stands [to gain] the most from all of this is the very group that's most vocally opposed to Trump." read more. THR, Esq.

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NYT: President Trump Family Used Tax Schemes To Avoid Paying Millions |.

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

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Kickstarter tax issues redux

Music Technology Policy

Thanks to Dean Kay on ASCAP Daily Brief and Glenn Peoples at Billboard.biz for shout outs on the Kickstarter taxable income post

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The False Promises in President Trump’s Tax Plan - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Trump’s claim that tax cuts will propel economic growth and lift wages ignores the consensus view of economists, which is that multitrillion-dollar tax cuts, as envisioned by Mr. Trump, are not a stable or reliable way to do either.

Establish religion, then tax its followers

The Legal Satyricon

taxes) on Christmas trees. A tax [.]. I’m impressed. The Department of Agriculture may have violated two First Amendment provisions at once. As set forth in the November 8, 2011, Federal Register, there is a new Christmas Tree Promotion Board. I’m thinking–Establishment clause violation, perhaps? But, it gets better. To fund it, there are assessments (i.e. church and state First Amendment religion

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Trump Tax Plan Benefits Wealthy, Including Trump - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

"WASHINGTON — The tax plan that the Trump administration outlined on Wednesday is a potentially huge windfall for the wealthiest Americans. Trump Tax Plan Benefits Wealthy, Including Trump - The New York Times

An Evaluation of State Film Tax Incentive Programs

Media Law Prof Blog

Pollard, Indiana University/Purdue University (IUPUI), has published ''Cut - And That''s a Wrap'' – The Film Industry’s Fleecing of State Tax Incentive Programs. States continue to rely on tax incentive programs to attract and retain businesses and to Randle B.

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Cuomo tax department subpoenas Michael Cohen as part of probe into Trump foundation--the former Trump lawyer immediately responds - NY Daily News

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

"ALBANY — The state Tax Department, which has been investigating President Trump’s charitable foundation, on Wednesday issued a subpoena to his former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen—and received an immediate response, a source said.

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This Trump real estate deal looks awfully like criminal tax fraud - The Washington Post

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

This Trump real estate deal looks awfully like criminal tax fraud - The Washington Post

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