Hawkins Advisories on Securities Law and Tax Law Developments in Public Finance
Attorneys at Hawkins have recently authored several Hawkins Advisories on legal topics of interest to issuers and professionals in the tax-exempt finance industry, including updates on several important developments in tax and securities law. By circulating Advisories after important legal developments in public finance, Hawkins keeps its clients and friends well informed as to these topics.
John McNally and other attorneys in the Hawkins securities law group authored Hawkins Advisories on the SEC cease-and-desist settlement orders with 71 municipal issuers and obligated persons pursuant to the MCDC Initiative and on MSRB Rule G-42.
Attorneys in the Hawkins tax department authored Hawkins Advisories on new final regulations published by the IRS amending certain provisions of the existing arbitrage regulations and on IRS Revenue Procedure 2016-44, which modifies existing procedures on treatment of management contracts involving property financed with tax-exempt bond proceeds.
These Hawkins Advisories and many others on topics of interest may be found at www.hawkins.com.
Also of Interest
- Brian Garzione drafts NABL's “Analysis of SIFMA Model Memorandum to Underwriter's Counsel”
The purpose of the NABL analysis is to highlight issues to consider when reviewing the Memorandum or other written guidance modeled on the Memorandum and it also includes recommendations on how the proposed duties may be modified and/or limited in scope.
- Final TEFRA Hearing & Approval Regulations
This issue of the Hawkins Advisory discusses TEFRA final regulations.
- IRS Proposed Issuance Regulations
This edition of the Hawkins Advisory summarizes these proposed regulations and discusses the effects of a retirement or reissuance of tax-exempt bonds.
- Qualified Opportunity Funds - Initial Proposed Regulations
Hawkins Advisory on recently released proposed regulations: Preliminary Guidance to Opportunity Zone Investors.