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The Estate Tax Laws Keep Changing

By | June 12th, 2018|Categories: Client News, Estate Planning, Featured Articles, Featured Home, Gerald K. Gimmel, Legal Information, Recent Posts|

In October 2017, the IRS announced (Revenue Procedure 2017-58) that the exemption from federal estate taxes would increase to $5.6 million per person in 2018. The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act passed in December 2017 [...]

Alimony Under the New Federal Tax Act

By | January 16th, 2018|Categories: Featured Home, Maryland Laws, Recent Posts, Trust & Estate Planning|

Effective January 1, 2018, the exemption (tax-free amount) from federal estate taxes increased to $11,200,000 per person.  This amount is scheduled to increase yearly in step with inflation. Because of “portability” (the ability of the [...]

2018 Estate Tax Law Changes

By | January 16th, 2018|Categories: Estate Planning, Featured Home, Maryland Laws, Recent Posts, Trust & Estate Planning|

Effective January 1, 2018, the exemption (tax-free amount) from federal estate taxes increased to $11,200,000 per person.  This amount is scheduled to increase yearly in step with inflation. Because of “portability” (the ability of the [...]

Maryland’s New Smoke Detector Law

By | January 4th, 2018|Categories: Featured Home, Maryland Laws, Recent Posts, Uncategorized|

Effective January 1, 2018 all battery operated smoke detectors must be replaced with alarms that are powered by “Long-Life” batteries, with a ten year life span. This new regulation does not affect homes that are [...]