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Proskauer Bolsters International Tax Practice with Addition of Stephen Pevsner in London

The Proskauer Tax Department is pleased to announce that Stephen Pevsner has joined as a partner in our London office. Stephen’s practice focuses on UK and international M&A and private equity transactions, corporate reorganizations, and new business formations. Offering a broad range of corporate tax strategy experience, his clients include global corporations, investment banks, and … Continue Reading

The Tax Consequences of John Oliver’s $15 Million Medical Debt Forgiveness

It was widely reported that on the June 5 episode of the HBO program, Last Week Tonight, John Oliver forgave nearly $15 million of medical debt. That’s not quite right. This blog explains what really happened and why the forgiveness did not cause the debtors to recognize “cancellation of debt income” (“COD”) for federal income … Continue Reading

Proskauer Enhances Transactional Tax Capabilities with Addition of Partner David S. Miller

The Proskauer Tax Department is pleased to announce that David Miller has joined as a partner in our New York office. David advises clients on a broad range of domestic and international corporate tax issues. His practice covers the taxation of financial instruments and derivatives, cross-border lending transactions and other financings, international and domestic mergers and acquisitions, multinational … Continue Reading
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