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Deadlines for Filing Prepetition Tax Returns in Chapter 13 Cases

Frequently, debtors who seek bankruptcy relief under chapter 13 have not yet filed some of their tax returns with the IRS or state taxing authority.  Section 1308 of the Bankruptcy Code gives chapter 13 debtors an opportunity to get those returns filed so they can deal with their tax debts in the chapter 13 case, but there are deadlines to be met and consequences for failure to comply.  643 more words

Practice Tips

Delinquent Property Tax Claims in Chapter 13 Cases

Property taxes on real estate in Kentucky constitute a statutory lien on the property. Under state law (KRS Chapter 134), the lien has priority over any other debt on the property. 819 more words

Secured Claims

National Conference on Special Needs Trusts

On October 19-21, 2016, the National Conference on Special Needs Trusts and Special Needs Planning will present a conference on Special Needs Trusts. A Pre-conference will be held, October 19, 2016 on tax issues in special needs planning. 25 more words

Conference

LEAD TO SUCCEED: A Seminar on the Basics of Business Leadership

Success in business requires a combination of good leadership and effective financial management. This comprehensive one-day seminar will combine the two.

Attendees will learn the ten most important aspects of leadership, and the top ten things that business leaders get wrong. 184 more words

News

Tax Issues: Practice Tips and "OMG!" Lessons from the 2016 NACTT Annual Conference

This is my last post on practice tips and “OMG!” lessons we picked up at the NACTT Annual Conference a couple of weeks ago, and it’s to give debtors’ attorneys some practical information from the session on tax issues in chapter 13 cases. 384 more words

Tax Issues

UNCTAD 14: A STRONG CIVIL SOCIETY NECESSARY FOR TRADE JUSTICE

By Veronica Mwangangi, IBVM: The two-day pre-conference civil society forum was very intense as we deliberated on the civil society declaration to be presented to the negotiation committee at the main UNCTAD 14 meeting. 311 more words

Conferences

Avoiding Emergency Bankruptcy Filings

It was the day before Thanksgiving.  A friend of mine called me in a panic.   She received a notification that her bank account was frozen by a creditor; she was to get a direct deposit of her salary in the next 2 days, which was two weeks before Christmas.  429 more words