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Who Gets the Credit (or Blame) for the USMCA?

By Robert Goulder | 01/28/2020

Robert Goulder examines how the USMCA changes NAFTA, focusing on intellectual property protections for the pharmaceutical industry (or lack therof).

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U.S. Warns EU Not to Make Carbon Border Tax a DST

By Annagabriella Colón | 01/28/2020

The United States may impose new tariffs on the EU if its carbon border tax is imposed as a digital services tax, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross warned.

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You Weigh In: Is the IRS Wrong on CFC Status?

By Benjamin M. Willis | 01/20/2020

In news analysis, Benjamin M. Willis argues that the IRS incorrectly concluded that a domestic shareholder held all of a foreign corporation’s voting power and thus incorrectly treated the foreign corporation as a controlled foreign corporation.

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What Is the Value of Users, Anyway? How to Value the User Contribution to Digital Enterprises

By Vladimir Starkov and Oceana Wang | 01/20/2020

Vladimir Starkov and Oceana Wang consider the economics of digital businesses and the value of user contribution, including through active engagement and the provision of data, to those entities, and they propose a framework for estimating the taxable value that users in market countries bring to digital platforms based elsewhere.

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A Conversation With Former National Taxpayer Advocate: A New Era

David D. Stewart, William Hoffman, and Nina E. Olson | January 23

Nina Olson, who retired as the National Taxpayer Advocate six months ago, talks about her new nonprofit and the need for a permanent successor. This is part 1 of her interview with Tax Notes senior reporter William Hoffman.

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