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Shipman & Goodwin LLP
Federal legislation known as the "SECURE Act" (the "Act") was signed into law on December 20, 2019. The Act makes substantial changes to the rules governing IRAs and other qualified plans.
Ward and Smith, P.A.
The SECURE Act is effective for distributions relating to the death of a participant in a qualified retirement plan or IRA owner on or after January 1, 2020.
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.
Conflicts involving trusts and estates are some of the most difficult contested matters, both because of the legal issues involved and because they are emotionally wrenching
Holland & Knight
California Gov. Gavin Newsom recently signed into law a number of bills that will affect Trust and Estate attorneys, and which are effective as of Jan. 1, 2020
Dickinson Wright PLLC
Days ago, on January 1, 2020 to be exact, the broadest changes to the Michigan Court Rules in 35 years became effective.
Blank Rome LLP
It is not uncommon for divorce to bring out the very worst in people, especially when a soon-to-be ex-spouse is used to being the one in control of the relationship.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The Federal estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer (GST) tax exemption amounts have increased in 2020, to $11.58 million per individual.
Ward and Smith, P.A.
Meaningful resolutions are often made but are rarely kept. Instead of purchasing a gym membership or pretending that we will enjoy eating lettuce as our entree this year, perhaps we should resolve
Milbank LLP
Trusts & Estates partner Austin Bramwell and associate Katie Lynagh and authored "How to Increase Estate Tax Exclusion Without Using...
Drew Eckl & Farnham, LLP
At the right bold age of 100, Grandma passed peacefully in her sleep. A "citizen of the world" (but with her sole residence located in Cobb County in the State of Georgia)
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
This memorandum provides an update regarding certain tax and trust law changes of interest to individual clients, as well as related planning opportunities that clients may wish to consider.
Day Pitney LLP
Connecticut recently adopted new trust laws that go into effect on January 1, 2020.
Day Pitney LLP
As described in our March 2018 Update article, "Estate Planning Under the New Tax Law," clients may wish to make large gifts in order to take advantage of the increased federal gift and estate tax exemption ($11,580,000 in 2020).
Day Pitney LLP
Each year, certain federal gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer (GST) tax figures are subject to inflation adjustments
Day Pitney LLP
This time of year, as the temperatures continue to plummet up north, Floridians receive numerous phone calls from friends and relatives inquiring about making the move south.
Pryor Cashman LLP
As the 2019 year comes to a close, it's important to note how our clients may be impacted by the current estate and gift tax exemptions
Steptoe & Johnson LLP
As the nation awaits the results of an impeachment hearing and anticipates the election of our next president, high net worth individuals further contemplate
McLane Middleton, Professional Association
Question: My dad is getting older and is having trouble managing his finances. Years ago he signed a power of attorney document naming me as his agent,...
Proskauer Rose LLP
The estate and gift tax regimes have been permanent and unified since the passage of The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (the "2012 Act").
Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation
In our monthly department meetings, the trusts and estates group at Weintraub keeps current by reviewing recent cases and discussing how they could affect our practice.
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