On August 2, 2016, the IRS released long-awaited proposed regulations under Section 2704 of the Internal Revenue...
Wealth Transfer & Succession Planning
There is no area of law where trust in your attorney matters more than estate planning. The most effective attorneys in this area are proficient in tax law, understand the complexities of closely held businesses and intra-family dynamics, and embrace the spirit as well as the letter of their professional obligations. Our accomplished wealth transfer & succession planning attorneys provide the knowledge, understanding and integrity required to create effective estate and business-succession plans.
We advise high-net-worth individuals, couples, families and their fiduciaries on the protection and management of assets, and we help provide the peace of mind and long-term security that enables our clients to focus on other important personal and professional goals.
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In August 2015, a new law was enacted requiring executors of taxable estates to file statements...
As we are nearing the end of 2015, it is an appropriate time to review your estate plan and the current...
As 2014 comes to a close, now is the perfect time for careful planning to address the income, estate,...
In December 2013, an Illinois Appellate Court of the Fourth District held that an...
Update: The re-election of President Obama has strong implications in the estate planning area. As noted in...
When it comes to estate planning, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Equally important, continuing...
In a surprise move at the end of 2011, the Illinois legislature amended the estate tax law to provide for additional...