PLDO Law Blog

Month: November 2016

New Guidelines for Private Management Contracts

In a move that should help facilitate public-private partnerships ("P3s"), the Internal Revenue Service has issued new 'safe harbor' guidelines for private management contracts involving bond-financed municipal assets. Revenue Procedure 2016-44, issued August 22,...

THE BENEFIT OF PASS-THROUGH ENTITIES

Why do pass-through entities such as LLCs taxed as partnerships remain the entity of choice for most closely held businesses? The primary benefit of operating a business through a pass-through entity, such as an LLC taxed as a partnership, is that the income generated...

APPLE’S CONCERNING NEW TEXT MESSAGE FEATURE

Apple recently released iOS16 for the iPhone. This newest release allows iPhone users running iOS16 to edit and unsend text messages sent between other iOS16 users. While this may be welcome news for those of us who make embarrassing typos or otherwise hit the send...