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FLASH Jay Adkisson on Avrahami v. Commissioner - Tax Court Disallows Deductions for Captive Insurance Premiums Steve Leimberg's Asset Protection Planning Newsletter Issue:349    22-Aug-17

Jay Adkisson on Curci Investments, LLC v. Baldwin: California Court of Appeals Allows Reverse Veil Piercing of LLC Steve Leimberg's Asset Protection Planning Newsletter Issue:348    21-Aug-17

Finance 8.19.2017 Bob LeClair's Finance and Markets Newsletter Issue:922    20-Aug-17

Steve Leimberg on Collins v. Unum Life: Suicide Clause Steve Leimberg's Employee Benefits and Retirement Planning Newsletter Issue:680    17-Aug-17

7520 and Other Key Rates - September 2017 Steve Leimberg's Estate Planning Newsletter Issue:2575    17-Aug-17

Chuck Rubin on United States v. Spiekhout: Would You Take on a Job if the IRS Had Discretion to Decide Whether You Got Paid? Steve Leimberg's Estate Planning Newsletter Issue:2574    16-Aug-17

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Benyamin Avrahami et ux. et al. v. Commissioner, No. 17594-13, No. 18274-13, 149 T.C. No. 7 Tax Court Disallows Deductions for Captive Insurance Premiums

H.R. 3620 Affordable Coverage for More Americans Act of 2017

H.R. 3632 Promoting Affordable Childcare for Everyone (PACE) Act

H.R. 3641 Free File Permanence Act of 2017

Curci Investments, LLC v. Baldwin, 2017 WL 3431457 (Cal.App., Distr. 4, August 10, 2017) California Court of Appeals Allows Reverse Veil Piercing of LLC

Rev. Proc. 2017-48, 2017-36 IRB 1 Monthly Average Premiums for Qualified Health Plans

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Summa Holdings: Substance-Over-Form Does Not Apply to Congressionally Sanctioned Tax Benefits
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Treasury identifies eight regulations under Executive Order review
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New Case Rekindles Trust/Beneficiary Attribution Uncertainties Under Section 318
Sheldon Banoff and Richard M. Lipton - Journal of Taxation

Disclaimers as a Fix for Old Trusts
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Distinctive Factors Affecting the Legal Context of End-Of-Life Medical Care For Older Persons
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2017's Best and Worst States to Grow Old -- Caring.com
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Fate of Sec. 2704 Regulations in Doubt -- ACTEC.org
In Capital Letter No. 40 (8/18/2017), Ron Aucutt discusses the history and current status of the proposed regulations on valuation of interests in corporations and partnerships for estate, gift, and GST tax purposes.

Estate Tax Changes Past, Present and Future -- Aucutt
Outline by Ronald Aucutt describes proposed and enacted estate tax legislation. As of this writing, updated through July 31, 2017.

Personal Wealth Statistics -- IRS Tax Stats
The Personal Wealth Study uses information reported on Form 706, United States Estate (and Generation Skipping Transfer) Tax Return, to estimate the wealth of the living population. These estimates, based on the Estate Multiplier technique, appear every three years. The estimates are limited to that segment of the population for whom personal wealth is at least equal to the estate tax filing threshold in effect for the estimation period. Updated August, 2017

Who Participates in Retirement Plans -- Investment Company Institute
This report uses newly available data—tabulations of administrative tax data published by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Statistics of Income Division (SOI)—to analyze participation in employer-sponsored retirement plans.

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