Jiyeon K. Barta

Jiyeon Barta advises clients on U.S. federal tax matters, including tax issues related to M&A transactions, dispositions, reorganizations, restructurings, partnership transactions, security offerings, and banking transactions. Her work includes drafting and reviewing agreements for mergers and acquisitions and other transactions, preparing tax disclosure for security offerings and drafting and negotiating tax-related provisions of credit agreements. Jiyeon also has experience representing non-profit entities in obtaining tax-exempt status for 501(c)(3) charitable organizations.

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Summary of Tax Provisions in the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021

On December 27, 2020, President Trump signed the new $900 billion stimulus package – the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (the CAA), which, among other things, advances legislation intended to provide additional help for Americans and businesses to survive a continued public health and economic crisis due to COVID-19. This article provides a summary of certain key tax … Continue Reading

Ambitious Tax Reform Takes Center Stage

The Trump Administration and certain members of Congress recently released an ambitious, conceptual plan for tax reform that would drastically alter current U.S. tax law, affecting a wide array of taxpayers. The plan (called the Unified Framework for Fixing our Broken Tax Code), much like President Trump’s plan released earlier this year, does not contain … Continue Reading