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Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
On September 13, 2021, the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee (the "Committee") released a draft of proposed changes to the federal tax code, including significant changes affecting trusts, estates, ...
Stark & Stark
In general, a party is only entitled to injunctive relief if they can demonstrate that the damages for which they seek redress are not compensable by an award of monetary damages.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur
The trial court denied the motion and the defendant appealed.
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Thankfully, steps can be taken now, before enactment of final negotiated provisions, to lessen or avoid the impact of these changes, but the window of opportunity may be rapidly closing.
Proskauer Rose LLP
October 2021 Interest Rates for GRATs, Sales to Defective Grantor Trusts, Intra-Family Loans and Split Interest Charitable Trusts
Holland & Knight
The House Committee on Ways and Means' proposed tax plan to pay for the $3.5 trillion infrastructure bill includes a number of significant changes to current estate planning opportunities.
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
The House Ways and Means Committee recently proposed new draft federal tax legislation that would dramatically affect the Private Wealth area. Many of the changes are time sensitive.
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.
Recently, the House Ways and Means Committee released its proposal to fund the $3.5 trillion "Build Back Better" reconciliation spending package. As expected, the proposal takes aim at several estate planning...
Williams Weese Pepple & Ferguson
Current Conditions Motivating Business Owners to Sell. Post-pandemic market optimism, coupled with the specter of changes to the tax laws in 2021, present a unique climate of urgency in deciding whether to sell a business.
Warshaw Burstein
The financial repercussions of the worldwide pandemic on family-owned businesses has been widely documented.
Warshaw Burstein
Effective June 13, 2021, New Yorkers are now required to use a new power of attorney form.
Proskauer Rose LLP
You have probably heard that the House Ways and Means Committee released proposals for increasing gift and estate taxes in order support legislation being advanced by the Democratic majority in Congress.
Shutts & Bowen
Common estate planning misconceptions, as well as a lack of focus on legacy planning, have resulted in a number of common myths which have led people to believe that an estate plan is unnecessary.
Shutts & Bowen
House Bill 625 (2021), sponsored by Representative Clay Yarborough, R–Jacksonville, amends Sections 733.6167 and 736.1007 of the Florida Statutes to provide that if an attorney...
Stark & Stark
In previous blogs, I have discussed an award of counsel fees to a plaintiff who successfully contested a last will and testament. In a recent appellant division decision, the ...
Holland & Knight
The IRS has issued Revenue Procedure 2021-40, 2021-38 IRB 1, adding a private foundation issue to the list of those areas on which the IRS will no longer issue private letter rulings or determination letters.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
If your estate plan documents make use of a revocable trust, also known as a "living trust," you need to ensure that the trust is fully "funded." When properly structured, revocable trusts can provide significant benefits,..
Cozen O'Connor
Boca Raton, Fla. – September 2, 2021 – Cozen O'Connor strengthened its Private Client, Trusts and Estates Practice in South Florida with the addition of six attorneys.
Taft Stettinius & Hollister
As an Air Force veteran who served in Afghanistan, I want to share something that is happening now, that may not be very visible. This isn't about whether it was time to leave Afghanistan or not.
Ally Law
The European Union and more than 60 nations (and counting) have passed laws and regulations regarding electronic signatures and digital transactions.
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