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Who says TV doesn't teach you anything? Five estate planning lessons learned from Downton Abbey
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2013

In the first episode of the PBS hit television series Downton Abbey, the Titanic sank somewhere in the North Atlantic Ocean, and with it sank the


Death and taxes: here to stay
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2009

It seems hard to believe, but in about six weeks, the federal estate tax is scheduled to be repealed


Hultberg v. Carey and Rutledge v. Chaprales
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2010

Two recently reported decisions of the superior court bear mentioning briefly


IRS announces brief extension for voluntary offshore account disclosure - act now!
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2009

The Internal Revenue Service announced today a one-time extension until October 15 of the deadline for submission into its offshore compliance initiative for U.S. taxpayers with undisclosed offshore accounts or business activities


IRS crackdown on failure to disclose offshore accounts
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2009

For U.S. taxpayers with undisclosed offshore accounts or business activities, now is a critical time to review the legal and tax status of their arrangements, and to weigh their available options very carefully


10 tips for outsourcing document reviews to offshore vendors
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2010

Legal departments are increasingly using contract attorneys to conduct document reviews during discovery


Donoghue v. Horner
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 28 2009

Case law relating to trusts and estates is constantly evolving


Whittenberger v. Whittenberger
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • April 29 2010

Parents were the settlors of a trust ("Trust 1"), which provided that upon the death of either settlor, the trustee was to divide the trust property into three subtrusts


T&E litigation update: Pantazis v. Tsourides
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 1 2009

Here's the latest from the Massachusetts courts


Direct charitable rollovers extended for calendar years 2008 and 2009
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2008

Another welcome change to the tax laws is an extension of the opportunity for direct charitable rollovers from IRAs in certain circumstances through the end of 2009