Mergers & Acquisitions

A Look at 'Codetermination' from Attorney Blake D. Lewis


By Blake D. Lewis
Published by Arkansas Business

Last week, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, attended Walmart Inc.'s annual meeting to introduce a shareholder proposal that would give hourly employees a seat on the corporation's board of directors.

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Chambers USA Releases 2019 Rankings


Friday, Eldredge & Clark, LLP is pleased to announce that 26 attorneys are recognized as “Leaders in Their Field” in eight practice areas in the 2019 Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

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Tax Saving Opportunities: Taking Advantage of the 2017 Tax Law


By: E. Conner McNair
Published in Northwest Arkansas Business Journal 

For most taxpayers, the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) should provide a welcome reduction to their tax bills. Taxpayers should see the act’s immediate impact on their tax bills as they work to finalize and file their 2018 tax returns.

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IRS Issues Section 199A Safe Harbor for Rental Real Estate


By Blake D. Lewis 

Last Friday, the IRS issued a proposed revenue procedure that provides a safe harbor for rental real estate enterprises to be treated as a "trade or business" for purposes of section 199A.

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The New Year Means It's Time To Update Your Partnership Agreements


By Blake D. Lewis

Well, 2019 is finally here, which means the time has come to update your partnership agreements to address the new partnership tax audit rules that were passed as part of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015. These new rules will replace the Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 1982 (TEFFA) and are effective for tax years beginning after December 31, 2017.

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