Author: CJMH

  • July Breakfast Seminar – Tax Issues in Inbound Trade and Investments

    July Breakfast Seminar – Tax Issues in Inbound Trade and Investments

      Presented and Prepared by: Doug McCullough, J.D., LL.M. This presentation will discuss US tax issues related to inbound investments from overseas investors and companies. We will explore basic tax issues related to company formation and capitalization; taxation of funds repatriated as dividends, royalties, or interest; and more sophisticated planning opportunities. Registration

  • Breakfast Seminar: Partnership Formation and Tax Accounting

    Breakfast Seminar: Partnership Formation and Tax Accounting

      Join us for an overview of partnership formation issues, including a review of IRC Sections 721, 722, 723 and 704(b) related to formation. Presented and prepared by Jay R. Houren, J.D., CPA 1 hour CPE/CFP; .75 hours CLE June 20, 2024 7:30-8:30am CST The Briar Club 2603 Timmons Lane Houston, Texas 77027 Registration  …

  • Insights: PE Win; Get Ready for More IRS Audits

    Insights: PE Win; Get Ready for More IRS Audits

     Private Equity Strategy Win On Monday, a federal judge in Houston dismissed a Federal Trade Commission suit against a private equity firm over its roll up strategy. The FTC’s lawsuit alleged a NY based private equity firm, Welsh, Carson, Anderson and Stowe, had created a scheme dating back to 2012 to consolidate anesthesia practices and drive…

  • Breakfast Seminar: Breakfast Can Be Taxing

    Breakfast Seminar: Breakfast Can Be Taxing

      Join us for a discussion regarding various tax, family, and trust laws that arise in the context of divorce. Presented and prepared by Anthony Garcia, JD, LLM Date and time Thursday, May 23 · 7 – 9am CST Location The Briar Club 2603 Timmons Lane Houston, TX 77027 RSVP Details and registration here.

  • Client Alert – FTC Declares Ban on Non-Competes

    Client Alert – FTC Declares Ban on Non-Competes

    Introduction The Federal Trade Commission (the “FTC”) just adopted a federal regulation banning the creation and enforcement of non-compete agreements or provisions (a “non-compete”) for U.S. workers.  Further, the ban requires anyone who previously made a non-compete with a U.S. worker to give that worker a written notice that his or her non-compete is no…

  • FTC Actions: Big Handbag Merger Blocked; Non-Competes Banned

    FTC Actions: Big Handbag Merger Blocked; Non-Competes Banned

    It’s Lina Khan’s world and we are just living in it Federal Trade Commission chair, Lina Khan, has had a busy week. On Monday, the FTC sued to block the proposed merger of Coach and Michael Kors on the basis of antitrust law. Despite the diversified handbag industry, the suit contends that the merger would…

  • Insights: Q1 M&A Results and Market Outlook

    Insights: Q1 M&A Results and Market Outlook

    April 10, 2024 Q1 M&A Activity “M&A Is Expected to Pick Up in the coming year as Companies Adapt to Tougher Conditions.” This was the Wall Street Journal headline, predicting companies and investors would adjust to difficult market conditions, and M&A would thrive in the new year. The headline was written in January 2023. Instead…

  • Breakfast Tax Seminar: Oil & Gas Taxation, April 25, 2024

    Breakfast Tax Seminar: Oil & Gas Taxation, April 25, 2024

    Upcoming Tax Seminar: April 25, 2024: Oil & Gas Taxation

  • 2024 Summer Tax Seminars Schedule

    2024 Summer Tax Seminars Schedule

    Summer 2024 Tax Seminars Schedule