Monthly Archives: June 2010

How Will the 2,000 Page Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act Affect Startups?

You can find the text of the final, post-conference committee Dodd-Frank bill here. The sections relevant to startups that we were tracking were sections 412 and 926. The final language of these sections is quoted below. How badly did startups … Continue reading

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Political Action Scorecard

I recently received an email from a friend asking for a status report on a couple of the securities and tax law issues that I have been twittering about as they’ve flowed through the political system. Below is a “political … Continue reading

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New Proposed S Corporation Tax Bill Revised

As I blogged last week, Congress is considering taking away the employment tax benefits of being an S corporation for certain small professional services businesses. The first bill that was proposed targeted S corporations engaged in professional service businesses if … Continue reading

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