As the Unified Gift and Estate exemption is now $5.49 million per person, is there still a need for a living trust or estate plan? There are many reasons for a comprehensive estate plan other than to save estate taxes. Below are just five of these reasons how a good estate plan can be beneficial […]
Hone Maxwell LLP Partner Josh Maxwell and Associate Attorney Aaron Li have been published in the Hong Kong based Asia Pacific Journal of Taxation with an article detailing recent developments with FATCA, OVDP, and IRS enforcement. Please click below for the full article.
Josh Maxwell, Partner at Hone Maxwell LLP, was published in the STEP Hong Kong newsletter regarding investing in U.S. property
Josh Maxwell, Partner at Hone Maxwell LLP, was published in the STEP Hong Kong newsletter regarding investing in U.S. property. This article is excellent information for any foreigners who would like to invest in U.S. real estate. http://www.step.org/sites/default/files/Branches/hongkong/newsletters/Dec16/Foreign_investment_in_US_property_Maxwell.pdf
The IRS has taken a major step in the fight to obtain data on Bitcoin and other digital currency transactions. A federal court has authorized the IRS to serve a John Doe Summons on Coinbase, Inc., a digital currency transaction company. The IRS wants information on the site’s users and their transactions. Some Coinbase users, led […]
Hone Maxwell LLP would like to congratulate Partner Josh Maxwell on his recent article published in the international notes section of Tax Analysts, co-authored by Bill Ahern, a well-respected attorney from Hong Kong. The article discusses the United States decision not to join CRS, a global FATCA type system, and instead to choose to continue […]
Both federal and California law provide relief for “innocent spouses” determined not to be responsible for taxes due on returns filed using a married filing status. The majority of innocent spouse cases involve joint returns filed by taxpayers who were married at the time the return was filed. Where a joint return is filed, both […]
Hone Maxwell LLP would like to congratulate Partner Josh Maxwell and Associate Attorney Aaron Li on their recent article publication in the Hong Kong based Asia Pacific Journal of Taxation. The purpose of the article is to give taxpayers a more clear view of FATCA, the new tax environment, and options for taxpayers to become […]