Iowa's Out-of-State Tax Credit and the Wynne Decision - Are You Due an Income Tax Refund?

By: Christopher Nuss | 01.04.2016

The Supreme Court Decision On May 18, 2015, the United States Supreme Court released its decision in Comptroller of the Treasury of Maryland v. Wynne, which Read…

Partnership Audit Rules are Changing in 2018

By: Christopher Nuss | 12.17.2015

Background. In October, Congress enacted the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (the Act), which contained changes to the IRS partnership audit techniques. These changes were Read…

OSHA Penalties are Going Up, Up, Up

By: BrownWinick | 11.06.2015

On November 2, 2015, President Obama signed the bipartisan budget bill which permits OSHA to institute a “catch-up adjustment” effective August 1, 2016.  The increase Read…

NJR Purchases Iowa Wind Farm

By: James Pray | 04.12.2015

NJR (“New Jersey Resources”) announced on February 2, 2015 that the Carroll Area Wind Farm is now in operation mode.  They (“NJR”) invested approximately $42 Read…

Iowa Court of Appeals Awards Attorney Fees Against the IDNR

By: James Pray | 04.10.2015

On April 8, 2015, the Iowa Court of Appeals awarded Monroe ("Monte") Branstad the attorney fees of attorney James Pray in the amount of $71,000 and Read…

Business Court Capitalizes on Experience

By: Matthew McKinney | 12.02.2014

BrownWinick attorneys Matthew McKinney and Haley Van Loon were quoted in an article titled, "Business court capitalizes on experience," in the November 28, 2014 edition of the Business Record. Read…

Iowa Supreme Court Rules on Solar Power Purchase Agreement

By: James Pray | 08.03.2014

On July 11, 2014, the Iowa Supreme Court issued a long-awaited ruling on the legality of a power purchase agreement (“PPA”) between Eagle Point Solar Read…

Is OSHA's Proposed Rule on Improving Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illness Really an Improvement?

By: BrownWinick | 01.21.2014

On November 8, 2013, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) proposed a new rule entitled "Improving Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illness."  Under this Read…

News From The North

By: BrownWinick | 01.06.2014

Minnesota is now one of only two states to have a state gift tax.  (Connecticut is the other one.)  As a result, gifts of more Read…

State of Iowa Property Tax Reform

By: Christopher Nuss | 01.02.2014

This past summer, Governor Branstad signed into law various revisions to how the State of Iowa (the “State”) imposes property tax on business and residential Read…

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