Question: I am the beneficiary of my uncle’s IRA who died at age 65. What is the best way for me to withdraw money from the account?
Question: My wife and I hold contracts to provide property management services to real estate owners. Are we entitled to capital gain treatment if we sell these contracts or do we need to form a limited liability company to do so?
Question: Should I file a Federal estate tax return for my wife’s estate even though the value of her assets is less than the estate tax exemption?
The determination is significant because different tax treatment results from the classification of the representatives.
Question: I have a vacation home that I want to leave to my three children but I am not sure how to do so. Do you have any suggestions?
Question: My spouse is not a U.S. citizen. Can I leave assets to her upon my death without incurring estate tax?
Question: I deal in cryptocurrency through my business. Customers sometimes pay me in Bitcoin and I sometimes use Bitcoin to pay suppliers. Will these transactions be treated as if payment was made in cash?
General Criticisms and Statements Impugning a Plaintiff’s Personal Traits Do Not Support Claims for Defamation per se
Recent cases suggest an uptick in defamation lawsuits seeking damages for statements containing general criticisms of the plaintiff or highlighting certain negative personal traits. The theory is that such statements qualify as defamation per se for they impugn the ability or integrity of the plaintiffs in their occupation or professions.
Many sales representative organizations, like other businesses, are structured as limited liability companies (LLCs). The preponderance of LLCs with more than one member are treated as partnerships for tax purposes.
Question: As the owner of a pass-thru entity, can I benefit by paying my state’s new pass- thru entity tax?