ISDA's Understanding Tax Related Provisions of the ISDA Master Agreement

Stroock partner Micah Bloomfield will be speaking at an upcoming ISDA Symposium, Understanding Tax Related Provisions of the ISDA Master Agreement.  The conference will be held on March 13, 2015 in New York, NY.
Mr. Bloomfield will discuss “871(m) – Overview and Current Regulations,” and will cover U.S. withholding tax on “dividend equivalent payments;” the ISDA 2010 HIRE Act Protocol; the current state of 871(m) regulations; the types of transactions subject to 871(m); withholding issues for affected trades that don’t have a dividend payment; the delta test; and transactions entered into in “connection with” each other.