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Seth F. Capper
Associate
PROFILE
EXPERIENCE
AFFILIATIONS

Seth's Profile

Seth is an Associate in the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation practice at Maynard Cooper.  Seth advises clients in connection with qualified and non-qualified retirement plans, executive and equity compensation arrangements, Code Section 409A compliance, an array of matters involving health and welfare plans, and the benefits aspects of mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining Maynard Cooper, Seth’s practice involved tax planning, mergers and acquisitions, securities compliance, and estates, trusts, and family business planning.  This broad practice allowed Seth to develop an appreciation of a wide range of legal and regulatory issues affecting business owners and executives.  Seth leverages this experience to provide each client with technical advice that reflects the client’s business objectives while addressing all relevant ERISA/employee benefits and related tax matters.

Seth's Experience

  • Represented health care practice in restructuring ownership to accommodate growth and developing incentives for employees
  • Represented domestic owners in sale of foreign subsidiary
  • Advised clients on tax issues surrounding debt for equity swaps
  • Advised clients on charitable giving structures
  • Advised a regional clinic practice on executive compensation

Seth's Affiliations and Civic Involvement

  • Alabama State Bar, Section of Taxation
  • American Bar Association, Sections of Taxation and Business Law
  • Montgomery County Bar Association
  • Birmingham Bar Association
CONTACT
T 205.488.3645
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BAR ADMISSIONS
State Bar:Alabama
U.S. District Court:Alabama (Middle)
U.S. Tax Court
Supreme Court of Alabama
EDUCATION

New York University School of Law (LL.M. in Taxation)

University of Alabama School of Law (J.D.)

Vanderbilt University (B.A., Economics)

March 13, 2020
MAYNARD COOPER COVID-19 CONTINGENCY PLAN AND TASK FORCE
Dear Clients, In this time of growing concern surrounding the COVID-19 virus, we want to assure our clients that Maynard, Cooper & Gale is prepared with an emergency business contingency plan. We continue to closely monitor developments and...
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 (“...
May 16, 2018
SETH CAPPER JOINS MAYNARD COOPER’S EMPLOYEE BENEFITS & EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION PRACTICE
Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to welcome Seth Capper to its Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice. Seth will work as an Associate in the firm’s Birmi...