Tax Controversy

May 9, 2012

Florida Supreme Court Hears Case For Denying Homestead Exemption To Non-Residents

On Monday, May 7, the Florida Supreme Court heard arguments in a case involving a Honduran couple that could have major implications for all non-residents of Florida who […]
May 22, 2012

Senators Propose Legislation In Response To Facebook Founder’s Expatriation

Previously, we reported on Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, who renounced his American citizenship months ahead of Facebook’s initial public offering, which occurred on Friday, May 18.  Many […]
June 4, 2012

Supreme Court Rules That Cities Have The Ability To Forgive Future Tax Payments Without Violating Equal Protection

In a case that could impact the future tax policy of municipal governments, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled today that the city of Indianapolis did not […]
June 8, 2012

IRS Denial Of Tax Exempt Status To Political Group May Be Cause For Other Groups’ Concern

A recent decision by the IRS to revoke the tax-exempt status of Emerge America, a small political nonprofit organization, may concern larger groups, such as Crossroads GPS and Priorities USA, that […]