Abraham Gutwein

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Abraham Gutwein is a senior counsel in the Tax Department. Abe devotes a substantial part of his time to the resolution of tax controversies and advising on the tax aspects of bankruptcy reorganizations.

Abe has advised numerous corporate and individual clients on a broad range of substantive and procedural issues that have arisen during the course of federal, state and local tax disputes, and has participated in the litigation and settlement of many such disputes at the audit and administrative levels and before the courts.

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Continuing its implementation of the United States Supreme Court decision in U.S. v. Windsor, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently issued Notice 2013-61, which provides guidance for employers to make claims for refunds or adjustments of overpayments of Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) and Federal income tax withholding (employment taxes) for 2013 and prior years with respect to certain fringe benefits and remuneration provided to same-sex spouses of employees. In Revenue Ruling 2013-17