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IRS Form 2290 HVUT Tax Return Filing Deadline is November 30, 2011 for Tax ...
PR Web (press release)December 1, 2011

Beginning November 1, 2011, IRS will provide a stamped (receipted) Schedule 1 to those who file and pay their tax. E-File and Pay 2011-2012 Truck Tax 2290 and Schedule-1: IRS e-file for 2290 is now available for the tax period beginning July 1, 2011. ...more »

Police: Ex-YMCA worker bragged about sexual exploits with children
KHOUDecember 1, 2011

"The conversations were of mostly boys, and possibly one female," JT Roscoe with the HPD Juvenile Sex Crimes Division said. Hilton worked at the front desk of the Harriet and Joe Foster Family YMCA in Houston for five years. Because of his employment ...more »

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Asset Protection
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Eight-point strategy to make wealth transfer an easy job
Economic TimesDecember 7, 2011

The limitation in this approach is that all asset classes cannot be covered and that it should also take into account different treatment for different asset types. For example, the bond/equity share nomination has an overriding effect over the Will. ...more »

Guardianship & Conservatorship
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UN calls on Israel to amend custody law
Jerusalem PostDecember 12, 2011

At a special hearing in Geneva last month, the committee expressed concern that fathers embroiled in custody disputes here are not always treated fairly under the Capacity and Guardianship Law. In its summation of hearing about the economic, ...more »

Charitable Trusts
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Two Rothstein Employees Charged in Lawyer's Ponzi Scheme
BusinessWeekDecember 1, 2011

William Boockvor, 66, was charged today with one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and helping Rothstein's scheme by preparing false documents purportedly from TD Bank, where Rothstein's firm held about 38 trust accounts, prosecutors said in a ...more »

Why Cameron let Koussa leave the UK?
Press TVDecember 27, 2011

I approve of this" Having separately professed admiration for IRA militants fighting the British state, he was expelled from the UK. As Libya's top spy, he was tasked with bringing a pariah state in from the cold, and played a key role in negotiating ...more »

Living Trusts
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Finally, hope for a shelter
Times of IndiaDecember 3, 2011

Though a few homes for the aged, run by NGOs or charitable trusts, take them in, the facilities are appalling with no trained attendants to help the disabled. Such adults are either abandoned on the streets by relatives once the parents are no more, ...more »

Estate Administration
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People in Action
Inside Tucson BusinessDecember 1, 2011

Nelson graduated magna cum laude graduate of the Texas Tech School of Law. He also holds a bachelor of science from Northern Arizona University. Bogutz & Gordon, PC, a Tucson-based law firm specializing in estate planning, elder law, and probate and ...more »

Power Of Attorney
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Breaking silence on elder abuse
YorkRegion.comDecember 8, 2011

Seniors feel reporting abuse, be it physical, financial or psychological, brings shame to the family.” Aris Pakalns, owner of Newmarket's Comfort Keepers, providers of non-medical home care, deems elder abuse a hidden and complicated problem. ...more »

Crime Stoppers' gift is safe communities
Jacksonville Daily NewsDecember 1, 2011

Onslow County's law enforcement agencies stay extra busy trying to keep up with the escalating crime rate over the holidays. That's why Onslow County's Crime Stoppers is spreading the message that the organization needs the community's assistance in ...more »

Revocable & Irrevocable Trusts
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Venice doctor's lawsuit against top law firm due to go to trial
Sarasota Herald-TribuneDecember 1, 2011

The Basnights' troubles began nearly five years ago, when the region's commercial real estate market still had enough steam to entice buyers. The couple had decided to buy out the cardiologist's four partners, all doctors seeing patients in the ...more »

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