Revocable & Irrevocable Trusts. Legal news and articles for August 28 - 31, 2013

The Corner for Aug. 30, 2013The Corner for Aug. 30, 2013NFA firearms collectors group initiated ATF gun trust rule changeNFA firearms collectors group initiated ATF gun trust rule changeBeware the pitfalls of real estate held in trusts and sting of breaking lawBeware the pitfalls of real estate held in trusts and sting of breaking lawBeware the pitfalls of real estate held in trusts and sting of breaking lawMichael Jackson's Bentley Valued at $250000 by IRS: TaxesObama Offers New Executive Actions On Gun ControlAdministration announces new gun control measures, targets military surplus ...Welcome to the tricky world of trustsNew law may entice more trust firms to HKFive Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized As "Best Lawyers in America" in the ...Gov. Scott seeks ethics opinion on Florida's new blind trust lawFive Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized As "Best Lawyers in America" in the ...

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Knesset passes law including reform to the taxation of trusts
Lexology (registration)August 1, 2013

On July 30, 2013, the Knesset (Israel's Parliament) enacted the proposed reform to the taxation of trusts in Israel, referred to as the Law for the Change of National Priorities (Legislation Amendments for Achieving the Budget Purposes for the Years ...more »

Joinder of trustees and treatment of trust assets in English matrimonial ...
Lexology (registration)August 2, 2013

In relation to enforcement, the Court made reference to the decision of Birt DB (as he then was) in Mubarak v Mubarik [2008] JRC 136 where he noted that in cases where the operation of Article 9 (4) of the Trusts (Jersey) Law 1984 prevented enforcement ...more »

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The Corner for Aug. 30, 2013
Coon Rapids HeraldAugust 31, 2013

The two main categories of trusts are living trusts and testamentary trusts. A trust established during the life of its creator is a living or inter vivos trust, and the person who creates it is variously called the settlor, the trustor, or the grantor ...more »

The Corner for Aug. 30, 2013
Coon Rapids HeraldAugust 31, 2013

The two main categories of trusts are living trusts and testamentary trusts. A trust established during the life of its creator is a living or inter vivos trust, and the person who creates it is variously called the settlor, the trustor, or the grantor ...more »

NFA firearms collectors group initiated ATF gun trust rule change
Examiner.comAugust 30, 2013

The Obama administration's proposed regulatory amendment regarding background checks for principal officers of gun trusts will still require a chief law enforcement officer sign-off, and the rule change itself was initiated by a petition from a group ...more »

NFA firearms collectors group initiated ATF gun trust rule change
Examiner.comAugust 30, 2013

The Obama administration's proposed regulatory amendment regarding background checks for principal officers of gun trusts will still require a chief law enforcement officer sign-off, and the rule change itself was initiated by a petition from a group ...more »

Beware the pitfalls of real estate held in trusts and sting of breaking law
WA todayAugust 30, 2013

Search the internet with the words ''SMSF'' and ''real estate'' and you will see hundreds of hits from what appear to be property investment schemes. The tax advantages of holding property in super are the lure. Many outfits are offering a one-stop ...more »

Beware the pitfalls of real estate held in trusts and sting of breaking law
The AgeAugust 30, 2013

Search the internet with the words ''SMSF'' and ''real estate'' and you will see hundreds of hits from what appear to be property investment schemes. The tax advantages of holding property in super are the lure. Many outfits are offering a one-stop ...more »

Beware the pitfalls of real estate held in trusts and sting of breaking law
Sydney Morning HeraldAugust 30, 2013

... property in an SMSF will attract big penalties. The Tax Office said last year that some trustees were using their superannuation funds to invest in property without fully understanding their legal obligations, or were deliberately flouting the law...more »

Michael Jackson's Bentley Valued at $250000 by IRS: Taxes
Bloomberg LawAugust 30, 2013

The IRS valued his estate at more than $1.1 billion and said executors significantly undervalued his property, resulting in a tax deficiency of more than $505 million and additions to tax of more than $196 million, Bloomberg BNA reported. The estate...more »

Obama Offers New Executive Actions On Gun Control
Huffington PostAugust 29, 2013

... Seized Guns? Propose rulemaking to give law enforcement the ability to run a full background check on an individual before returning a seized gun. ... Finalize regulations clarifying essential health benefits and parity requirements within ACA ...more »

Administration announces new gun control measures, targets military surplus ...
Fox NewsAugust 29, 2013

The steps come after Congress declined to pass any gun control legislation earlier this year despite an aggressive White House push for action in the wake of the Newton, Conn., shooting massacre. With the political world focused on Mideast tensions and ...more »

Welcome to the tricky world of trusts
Business SpectatorAugust 29, 2013

Welcome to the tricky world of trusts. Leon Gettler 10 hours ago 1 · Industries · Family Business · Economy · Tax. Family trusts are the are full of complicated legal tripwires. They can cut tax payments and protect assets but if they're not handled ...more »

New law may entice more trust firms to HK
Asian Investor (subscription)August 28, 2013

“Trust companies are interested in coming here not just because of changes to the law, but also because we have a very light-touch regulation here for trust companies,” says Hamlin. He has received inquiries from international trust corporations ...more »

Five Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized As "Best Lawyers in America" in the ...
NewsdayAugust 28, 2013

Mr. Galligan was recognized for Trusts & Estates Law. He practices primarily in the areas of domestic and international estates and trusts, U.S. and cross-border estate and income tax planning, private international law and immigration. He focuses on ...more »

Gov. Scott seeks ethics opinion on Florida's new blind trust law
Tampabay.com (blog)August 28, 2013

Gov. Rick Scott placed his extensive portfolio of personal investments in a blind trust in 2011, even though he was not required by law to do so. Now, Scott is asking the Commission on Ethics for advice on whether the blind trust he created in 2011 ...more »

Five Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized As "Best Lawyers in America" in the ...
PR Web (press release)August 28, 2013

Mr. Perry's practice includes lifetime giving and estate planning and the drafting of both simple and complex wills and trusts. He also represents individual and corporate executors and trustees in the administration of estates and trusts. In addition ...more »

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