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Reducing Capital Gains by Creative Use of SMLLCs and Installment Notes

A popular estate planning technique for estates facing the prospect of incurring federal estate tax... more
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Will IRS “Claw Back” the Temporarily Increased Gift Tax Exemption?

The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (Tax Act) increased the estate and gift tax exemption from $5M to... more
Past Speaking Engagement

Jeff Gershen & John Ure Spoke on Harnessing the Power of the New Tax Law in Charitable Giving

On 11/5, Aronson tax experts Jeffrey Gershen and John Ure spoke at “Harnessing the Power of the... more
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Trust Fund Recovery Penalty – A Business Owner’s Worst Nightmare

“Nothing is certain except for death and taxes,” is a phrase that was written by Benjamin... more
October 18, 2018
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Are Charitable Contributions Deductible on Form 1041?

Every time a testator decides to make a charitable organization a beneficiary in either their will... more
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Tax Reform 2.0 and a New Culture Envisioned for Future Tax Reform

It has only been six months since the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, but another tax... more
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Sneak Preview of 2018 1040 “Postcard”

A draft version of the 2018 Form 1040 and related schedules were recently released by Thompson... more
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Post-Tax Reform Estate Planning: State Estate Tax Changes in the DMV

When the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) was signed into law late last year, it ushered in the largest... more
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2017- Form 1041 K-1 Instructions

For the latest information about developments related to Form 1041 and Schedules A, B, G, J, K-1... more
February 19, 2018
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  • Aronson
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Estate and Gift Tax After the 2017 Tax Reform Act

Although the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, or “Tax Act," constituted the most sweeping change to... more
January 2, 2018
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IRS Grants Extension until January 2018 to Make a Late Portability Election for Estates

The IRS recently issued guidance that allows certain estates to make a late portability election if... more
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Americans Were Generous in 2016

The 2016 Giving USA report, which is researched and written by the Lilly Family School of... more
June 22, 2017
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  • Aronson