• Pipelines and partnerships

    Pipeline companies that operate as master limited partnerships will no longer be able to pass through an income tax charge to customers

    April 10, 2018

  • Indian tribes and income taxes

    American Indians are subject to US income taxes on gravel mined on the reservation, the US Tax Court said in March.

    April 10, 2018

  • Refined coal

    Some refined coal transactions will remain audit targets after a new IRS field directive was made public in mid-March.

    April 10, 2018

  • Conservation easements

    Putting a conservation easement on a project site did not lead to a tax deduction.

    April 10, 2018

  • Massachusetts and retail choice

    The Massachusetts Attorney General wants the state to bar third parties from supplying retail electricity to residential customers.

    April 10, 2018

  • Bribery investigations

    Bribery investigations were underway at year end 2017 in 82 countries, according to the latest “Global Enforcement Report 2017” released in March by TRACE International.

    April 10, 2018

  • Data points

    Bidders in the solicitation by the Public Service Co. of Colorado to buy 1,800 megawatts of electricity were allowed to refresh their bids in late February to reflect the new US tax laws and import tariffs on solar panels.

    April 10, 2018

  • Turkey’s new foreign currency lending regime

    As a risk management step taken to reduce the domestic foreign exchange exposure of Turkish legal entities and individuals, amendments to Turkish legislation applicable to the extension of foreign-currency denominated loans (the FX Loans”) and foreign-currency-indexed loans (the FX-Indexed Loans) will take effect on May 2, 2018 (the Effective Date).

    April 10, 2018

  • On the “Hornes” of a dilemma: lessons from the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal on physician privileges and investigating patient care quality concerns

    Health authorities and hospitals in Canada structure their relationships with physicians in a variety of ways. In some cases, they enter into contracts that may involve an employment relationship or provide that the physician remains an independent contractor.

    April 10, 2018

  • Project Finance NewsWire

    The Project Finance NewsWire reports on new developments affecting the power sector, gas pipelines, LNG terminals, energy storage facilities, energy efficiency...

    April 10, 2018