Josh Escovedo in Fortune: Was Bob Dylan’s Sale of His Massive Music Catalog a Tax Maneuver?

Author Geoff Colvin spoke with Josh Escovedo for his Fortune article: Was Bob Dylan’s Sale of His Massive Music Catalog a Tax Maneuver?

The tax on a deal like Dylan’s could almost double if it doesn’t get done by New Year’s Eve, Colvin writes.

‘I have a number of clients who were trying to do deals before the first of the year because they had fear of the new administration pushing its tax agenda,’ says Josh Escovedo, a lawyer whose specialties at the Weintraub Tobin law firm include copyright and trademark issues. ‘It’s quite possible’ that those considerations could have influenced Dylan’s deal, he notes.

Read the full article here.