The Codified Economic Substance Doctrine

Boston Bar Association, Boston, MA
October 5, 2010

Ameek Ashok Ponda was a panelist at the Boston Bar Association's seminar on "The Codified Economic Substance Doctrine." The two-panel session discussed how tax practitioners and taxpayers are dealing with codification in the context of current transactional planning, and how taxpayers should prepare for tax controversies involving the codified economic substance doctrine and its attendant penalty provisions.