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Shareholder Cannot Make S Corp. Separately Stated Item Election

S corporation’s account for separately stated items that flow through to the shareholder’s tax returns. They are computed on page 3 of the Form 1120S and then listed separately on the Schedule K-1. The idea for breaking these items out … Continue reading

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GREAT SPECIAL ELECTION, KID — BUT NO ONE SHOULD BE COCKY IN THIS ELECTION CYCLE: ‘Blue Wave’ Fi…

GREAT SPECIAL ELECTION, KID — BUT NO ONE SHOULD BE COCKY IN THIS ELECTION CYCLE: ‘Blue Wave’ Fizzles as AP Declares Republican Debbie Lesko Winner of Arizona Special Congressional Election. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts – Justia … Continue reading

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The Federal Election Commission Proposes Rules for Online Political Advertising

The Federal Election Commission (FEC) this week issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, asking for public comment on proposals for requiring “disclaimers” on online ads and fundraising. Under each of two similar proposals, paid Internet ads that expressly advocate for candidates or … Continue reading

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Kudos to Congress for Taking Election Security Seriously

By now most are familiar with the contours of Russian efforts to influence our elections.  The use of social media by Russian (and also, apparently, by the Trump campaign) have resonated with many. Lost in the shuffle, however, has been … Continue reading

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Facebook, Cambridge Analytica, the 2016 Election, and a colossal misappropriation of social media data

News about the media frenzy linking a whole lot of high profile news stories together – Facebook CEO Zuckerberg’s disappearing act, Cambridge Analytica’s ‘harvesting’ of 50 million FB users’ data [without permission – and directed by Steve Bannon] which helped … Continue reading

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