Captive Videos

Insights into the Avrahami and Feedback Decision

March 12, 2018

The US Tax Court decided two cases, Avrahami v. Commissioner and Feedback v. Commissioner, and the formation and operation of a captive insurer. Read More

Captive Insurance and Direct Placement Taxes Explained

March 12, 2018

Direct placement taxes apply to both surplus lines placements as well as placements with any nonadmitted company, such as a captive insurer. Read More

Brexit and Lloyds: Is this the Beginning or Is It the End

March 9, 2018

Michael Maglaras considers what Brexit means for the Lloyd’s of London market and for those with captive insurance companies in the Lloyds market. Read More

Reinsurance Considerations with Captive Insurer Claims Handling

February 28, 2018

A reinsurer has the duty to pay unless it has been prejudiced. Prejudice may be easier to show if a captive insurer is not handling its claims properly. Read More

The Claims Benefits of Captive Insurance over Traditional Insurance

February 28, 2018

There are numerous claims benefits associated with captive insurance. Taking control of their own claims gives captive owners the control they seek. Read More