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Beware of tax law changes

 That damned cowboy is president now.–Mark Hanna

Republicans may be leaning toward fair tax, flat tax or consumption tax plans. These ideas have one thing in common–they shift the tax burden from the rich to the rest of us. 201 more words

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Should ASA Support a Repeal of the Estate Tax?

ASA has the opportunity to sign onto a letter supporting a bill that would repeal Subtitle B of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 that relates to estate, gift, and generation-skipping taxes. 352 more words

Should MARPA Support Repeal of the Estate Tax?

MARPA has been asked to sign onto a letter supporting a bill that would repeal Subtitle B of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 that relates to estate, gift, and generation-skipping taxes. 340 more words

What You Need to Know About Estate Planning under the Trump Presidency

A new president usually means major shakeups in fiscal and tax policy, and Trump’s tax plan is no exception. Here are several of the proposed changes we will potentially see rolling out during his administration: 406 more words

Estate Planning

Pick your poison - Trump or Ryan tax proposals

I hate jumping into tax policy debates too early – Trump isn’t President yet and we really have no idea how things will shake out with him and Congress, or whether Democrats will somehow block things (hard to see that as they are not in majority!). 480 more words

Conflicts and Corruption

By James Kwak

To be clear, the idea that Donald Trump will be president while he or his children effectively own a company that does business all over the world is preposterous. 304 more words

Politics

IRS Left Holding the Bag After Investors Madoff with Millions

How much is a fictitious brokerage account worth, and what happens when it loses value? The IRS and the Tax Court have struggled with issues arising from the Bernie Madoff scandal. 618 more words

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