The tax treatment of damages and legal fees
and costs varies according to the type of underlying claim, Congressional action providing an above-the-line deduction for legal fees
for discrimination claims and a recent Supreme Court decision in Commissioner v.
While award fee
arrangements should be structured to motivate excellent contractor performance, award fees
must be commensurate with contractor performance over a range from satisfactory to excellent performance.
Real Estate stated, "Our initial efforts included contacting FEMA, The Red Cross and the Salvation Army.
Virginia has been charging a 50-cent fee
on each new tire sold in the state since 1989.
So in the end, the fee
hikes are not about accounting but rather about political economy.
1) Provide notice that a fee
will be imposed for providing electronic fund transfer services or a balance inquiry; and
changes are expected to generate an additional $120,000 for the airport, although McFadden says that amount still won't be enough to offset cost increases.
A recent University of Massachusetts-Amherst study found that low-income residents of New Hampshire and Vermont have cut back on their use of public lands since the Forest Service began charging fees
for hikers and other wilderness users in the region.
In a pricey market, seniors are generally more reluctant to pay relatively high, $3,000-a-month plus service fees
rather than committing to a one-time entry fee
with a lower monthly service fee
The judges not only supported Southworth's contention that the fees
violated his First Amendment rights but struck down the university's argument that subsidizing political activities was "germane" to its educational mission.
The definitions contained in FDCPA make it plain that a contingent fee
agent would be covered by the Act.
are usually based on a national or regional fee
Even though the plaintiff was found by the Court to be technically a prevailing party in the litigation, the Court stated that the most critical factor in determining the reasonableness of a fee
award is the degree of success obtained.
NRC spokesman Frank Ingram responds that the fee
is not meant to represent actual inspection costs.
Research consistently backs up what recreation officials in fee
areas have known for years: The public is willing to pay.