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Withers LLP
President Biden's American Families Plan set out a proposal for the imposition of a new capital gains tax on appreciated assets passing to family members...
Jones & Keller PC
One of the toughest decisions in estate planning is selecting an estate administrator because once appointed, they are difficult to remove. Think hard through these considerations before selecting...
Withers LLP
Withers' private client and tax partner, Ed Renn recently spoke with numerous press outlets on the topic of President Biden's $1.8 trillion American Families Plan and the impact that it will have...
Congressional committees in the House and Senate are already working on tax and budget proposals that will become part of a second budget reconciliation bill.
Jones & Keller PC
Both a will and a trust work to transfer a business owner's interest to beneficiaries. Which works best and why?...
Dickinson Wright PLLC
A frequently asked question in family law has to do with how much of an interest, if any, each spouse has in the couple's assets and liabilities.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On March 25, 2021, Senators Bernie Sanders (VT) and Sheldon Whitehouse (RI) introduced the For the 99.5% Act (the "Act")
Thompson Coburn LLP
This trifecta of topics, drawn from Steve Gorin's 1st quarter 2021 newsletter, discusses gifts of services and business opportunities in light of developments in capital markets.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
By Executive Order 202.101 issued April 6, 2021, New York's remote notarization and document execution procedures are extended through May 6, 2021.
Ward and Smith, P.A.
As you might expect, estate planning for blended families is often complicated. Proper planning requires not only careful financial and tax planning, but also often presents emotional issues...
Proskauer Rose LLP
April 2021 Interest Rates for Sales to Defective Grantor Trusts, Intra-Family Loans, Split-Interest Charitable Trusts and GRATs...
Taft Stettinius & Hollister
Business owners and individuals with substantial assets should consider gifting assets before
Ward and Smith, P.A.
We recently wrote about a window of opportunity to take advantage of the rising estate and gift tax exemption before it sets.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
Getting married for a second time can be an exciting time and a new chance at happiness. If you are planning to take another walk down the aisle, it is critical to take the time to review and revise
Winston & Strawn LLP
Under President Biden's administration, wealthy individuals may face a much greater risk of getting audited by the IRS.
Proskauer Rose LLP
Certain federal interest rates increased slightly for March of 2021.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
Until recently, if you named someone other than your spouse as the beneficiary of your IRA or qualified retirement plan...
Jones & Keller PC
People are greedy. It's human nature. Not all people are driven by greed but when the rewards of wealth are on the line, greed can have a way of bringing out the worst in people.
Thompson Coburn LLP
This trifecta of topics, drawn from Steve Gorin's 4th quarter 2020 newsletter, starts with an advanced estate planning discussion then provides basic income tax tips for helping business owners.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
Low-interest rates create attractive opportunities to transfer wealth to younger generations in a tax-advantaged way. Shifting wealth may seem less urgent now ...
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