(Reuters) - Bank of America has asked a federal judge to dismiss a nationwide class action accusing it of misreporting mortgage interest on tax forms, arguing that U.S. tax authorities, not the courts, should decide how the interest must be reported....
Company: SKADDEN ARPS SLATE MEAGHER AND FLOM LLP; BANK OF AMERICA CORP; NEW YORK TIMES CO (THE)
News Subject: (Major Corporations (1MA93); Taxation (1TA10))
Industry: (Loans (1LO12); Banking (1BA20); Financial Services (1FI37); Retail Banking Services (1RE38); Accounting, Consulting & Legal Services (1AC73); Mortgage Banking (1MO85); Consumer Finance (1CO55))
Region: (USA (1US73); New York (1NE72); U.S. West Region (1WE46); Americas (1AM92); U.S. Mid-Atlantic Region (1MI18); California (1CA98); North America (1NO39))
Other Indexing: (Michael R Brown Law Corp) (Lora Smith; Brendan McDermid; David Vendler; Cynthia Himple; Morris Polich; Skadden; Peter Morrison; Douglas Smith)
Keywords: banking (MCC:OEC); (N2:US); (N2:AMERS); (N2:USA); (MCCL:OVR); (MCCL:OEC)