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What Is Carried Interest?

By Amanda Wilson on Oct 19, 2016 in carried interest, government, IRS, lowndes, Partnership Tax, Tax, medical marijuana, International

By:  Amanda Wilson During the second presidential debate, one of the few things that both candidates agreed on was doing away with carried interest as part of their proposed tax changes.  But they never explained what it is.  So what was is carried...

Carried Interests OK Under Management Fee Waiver Regulations

By Amanda Wilson on Sep 21, 2015 in carried interest, code, IRS, regulations, treasury, International

By:  Amanda Wilson Last week, I was at the ABA Tax Section meeting in Chicago.  During one of the partnership panels, Clifford Warren, Special Counsel to the Associate Chief Counsel (Passthroughs and Special Industries) at the IRS, was posed several...

Obama Renews Carried Interest Fight

By Amanda Wilson on Sep 18, 2015 in carried interest, code, government, Partnership Tax, Obama care, International

By:  Amanda Wilson As my prior blog posts have discussed (see most recent here), we are seeing repeated efforts to disallow favorable tax treatment of carried interests in partnership.  Earlier this week, President Obama once again called for...

Carried Interests - Here We Go Again

By Amanda Wilson on Jun 29, 2015 in capital gain, carried interest, government, investment management services, Partnership Tax

By:  Amanda Wilson Following up on last week's blog post on carried interests, a new bill was introduced Friday in the House of Representatives targeting carried interests.  This bill, H.R. 2889, is titled the Carried Interest Fairness Act of 2015. ...