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Updated Treatise on the Taxation of Public Utilities

KAV Tax Partner Victoria S. Byerly, a specialist in Section 103 of the Internal Revenue Code, is the author of Taxation of Public Utilities which has been recently updated to reflect current regulatory standards. First published in 2020, Victoria’s landmark...

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Committee Draft Bill May Affect the Municipal Bond Market

House Ways and Means Committee Draft Bill May Affect the Municipal Bond Market On September 10, 2021 the House Ways and Means Committee released details for their portion of the reconciliation package.  While the Committee will continue to work, the following is what...

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IRS Extended Guidance Issued On Telephonic Hearings

In Revenue Procedure 2021-39, the IRS extended guidance issued in Revenue Procedure 2020-21 regarding TEFRA hearings.  Under Section 147(f), public approval is required for tax exempt private activity bonds.  Refundings are an exception.  Under Section 147(f)(2)(B),...

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Infrastructure Bill May Affect Aspects of Cryptocurrency

Infrastructure Bill May Affect Reporting and Tax Requirements for Cryptocurrency Since August 10, 2021, the Senate passed the infrastructure bill with amended language (H.R. 3684).  There was a dispute regarding reporting and tax requirements on cryptocurrency...

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Welcome Courtney Blackburn!

Kline Alvarado Veio, P.C. is pleased to welcome experienced transactional attorney Courtney Blackburn as an Associate in the firm’s Public Finance, Real Estate, and Commercial Transactions practice groups. Courtney has a broad transactional practice with substantial...

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Colorado Voters Pass Repeal of Gallagher Amendment

By: Harsha Sekar and K.C. Veio In yesterday’s general election, Colorado voters passed Amendment B, which repeals a key section of Article X of the State’s Constitution, commonly known as the “Gallagher Amendment.”  Adopted by Colorado voters in 1982, the Gallagher...

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KAV Welcomes Three New Attorneys

KAV is pleased to announce the arrival of Randy Schump as Of Counsel, Lindsay Conroy as an Associate, and Marc Tawil as an Associate. Randy Shump: With nearly three decades of tax experience, including eleven years with the Internal Revenue Service—first as Field...

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IRS Issues Guidance on Transition from LIBOR to IBORs

The IRS recently issued guidance relating to the transition from LIBOR and IBOR to alternative reference rates like SOFR.  The intent is to address the issue of whether modifying existing municipal bond documents results in a reissuance for federal tax purposes, and...

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Welcome Diane Wolfson!

Kline Alvarado Veio, P.C. is pleased to announce the arrival of Diane Wolfson as Of Counsel in the firm’s Real Estate practice group. Diane Wolfson started her career at a multi-national Wall Street law firm and has been a real estate and business lawyer for nearly...

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Quarterly Regulatory Update

Quarterly Regulatory UpdateWelcome to the inaugural edition of the Quarterly Regulatory Update from the author’s new home at Kline Alvarado Veio.  This advisory serves as an extension of those disseminated from Sherman & Howard, which summarized the most...

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Welcome Harsha Sekar!

Kline Alvarado Veio, P.C. is pleased to announce the arrival of Harsha Sekar as a Partner in the firm’s Public Finance practice group. Harsha comes to the firm from Sherman & Howard L.L.C., where his practice primarily focused on disclosure matters in connection...

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