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Actual Text

ILM 201442053 (17 June 2014) Recapitilzation of LLC Is Gift from Donor to Sons
updated:22-Oct-14

PLR 201442064 (21 July 2014) IRS Addresses Tax Implications of Transfer of VEBA Assets
updated:22-Oct-14

PLR 201442017 (14 July 2014) IRS Finds Substantially Compliance Re GSTT Exemption Allocation
updated:22-Oct-14

R43517 (17 October 2014) CRS Report on Recently Expired Charitable Tax Provisions
updated:22-Oct-14

Wade v. Commissioner, TCM 2014-169 (20 August 2014) Tax Court Finds Business Owner Materially Participated after Turning over Management Responsibilities to Son
updated:21-Oct-14

PLR 201442019 (7 July 2014) Estate Granted Extension to Elect Carryover Basis
updated:21-Oct-14

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PLRs Confirm Gift Tax Consequences of ING Trusts
updated:03-Oct-14

IRS Notice 2014-54 Allows Favorable Allocation of Pre-Tax Distributions
updated:24-Sep-14

PLR 201435009: Conversion to Unitrust Does Not Trigger Gift
updated:19-Sep-14

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Keebler and Blattmachr on Elkins
updated:07-Oct-14

Keebler and Batson on Charitable Remainder Trusts
updated:18-Aug-14

Asset Protection and Income Tax Planning for IRAs after Clark
updated:01-Aug-14

Bob Keebler and Michael Goller on IRS Circular 230
updated:20-Jun-14

Keebler, Blattmachr and Gans on Estate of Trombetta
updated:14-May-14

Keebler, Oshins and Lipkind on the Newest NING Trust PLR
updated:07-Mar-14

Bob Keebler on Advanced Bracket Management -- Part 2
updated:21-Feb-14

Bob Keebler on Advanced Bracket Management -- Part 1
updated:21-Feb-14

BlogWatch

Paying Death Tax with Art in the UK
18-Oct-14

Will Congress Extend IRA Charitable Rollover?
16-Oct-14

Missouri Court: Gifts Exceeded Authority of Agent Under Power of Attorney
15-Oct-14

PLR Approves IRA Rollover, but not Beneficiary Designation
14-Oct-14

Missisippi Supreme Court: No Contest Clause Unenforceable Against Good Faith Claimant with Probable Cause
14-Oct-14

Replacing an Incapacitated Trustee: Lessons from the Donald Sterling Case
13-Oct-14

Administering an Estate With Old and Rare Books
10-Oct-14

Substance Abuse Among the Elderly
10-Oct-14

Conduit vs. Accumulation Trust for IRAs
08-Oct-14

Journals
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The Uniform Power of Attorney Act: Not a One-Size-Fits-All Solution
Angela M. Vallario - University of Baltimore Law Review

The Case Against Access to Decedents’ E-mail: Password Protection as an Exercise of the Right to Destroy.
Rebecca Cummings - Minnesota Journal of Law, Science and Technology.

The End of End-of-Life Law
Lois L. Shepherd - North Carolina Law Review

A Primer on Income Tax Compliance for Multistate Passthrough Entities and Their Owners
William C. Brown - The Tax Lawyer

The Stripping of the Trust: From Evolutionary Scripts to Distributive Results
Asam S. Hofri-Winogradow - Ohio State Law Journal

Law Threads
(Online Discussions)

Clark Decision Complicates Planning for IRA Owners -- 6/12/2014

Quick Take: Recent Cases Allow Probate of Electronic Wills -- 2/14/2014

Special Report: Summaries from the 2014 Heckerling Institute -- 1/10/2014

Does Portability Create a Property Interest? -- 12/09/2013

Language for Granting Control of Digital Assets -- 08/18/2013

Web Links

Medicare & You 2015
The official government guide to Medicare services, published by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Updated for 2015.

Fast Facts & Figures About Social Security 2014
This publication answers the most frequently asked questions about the programs administered by the Social Security Administration (SSA).

Managing Someone Else's Money: Help for Agents Under a Power of Attorney
This publication from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is directed to the nonprofessional who is acting for another under a durable power of attorney.

Nursing Home Report Cards --Families for Better Care
Families for Better Care published its second annual state-by-state nursing home report card and found that Texas is America's worst nursing home state (again) while Rhode Island grabbed the top spot.

AICPA Comments on Material Participation Regulations
Letter from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) with comments in response to the Preamble to T.D. 9644 published on December 16, 2013. The Preamble stated that the Department of the Treasury (“Treasury”) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are currently studying the issue of material participation of trusts and estates in a trade or business for purposes of section 469 of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC or “Code”).