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University of Alabama School of Law (2013, J.D.)
University of Alabama (2008, B.A., Finance, Commerce and Business Administration)
December 14, 2019
CLIENT ALERT - HO HO HO & BAH HUMBUG: IRS DELIVERS MIXED BAG FOR EMPLOYERS
The IRS is giving employers, insurers, and other coverage providers two gifts this holiday season, but one may seem more like a lump of coal. First, the IRS has extended the deadline for employers to furnish Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) reporting...
March 8, 2019
CLIENT ALERT - WANT TO KEEP YOUR ACA GRANDFATHERED GROUP HEALTH PLANS?
Federal Agencies Want to Hear From You In an effort to minimize the economic burden of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), various federal agencies are soliciting input from the public on the challenges that employers wi...
February 6, 2019
CLIENT ALERT – NEW IRS GUIDANCE ON TAXATION OF QUALIFIED TRANSPORTATION FRINGE BENEFITS
Overview Since January 1, 2018, and by reason of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, (the Act), taxable employers have been denied deductions for their expenses for Qualified Transportation Fringe (QTFs) benefits provided to their employee...
December 18, 2018
CLIENT ALERT - SOFTENING THE RULES ON HARDSHIP DISTRIBUTIONS: IRS PROPOSES NEW REGULATIONS
Overview This month, the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) issued eagerly-awaited proposed regulations regarding hardship distributions for 401(k) and 403(b) plans. The recent passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2017 (“...
October 18, 2018
MAYNARD COOPER CONTINUES GROWTH WITH ADDITION OF FIVE EXPERIENCED ATTORNEYS
Birmingham, AL. Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that five experienced attorneys have joined the Firm - Jamal Al-Haj, Robert ‘Bob” Blackburn, Nathaniel “Nate” ...