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David C. Matthews et ux. v. Commissioner, T.C. Summ. Op. 2014-84, No. 28106-13S Taxpayers Must Pay Early Distribution Penalty Despite Hardship
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Green Tax Incentive Compendium: Federal and State Tax Incentives for Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency
updated:29-Aug-14

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updated:29-Aug-14

Estate of Elwood H. Olsen et al. v. Commissioner, T.C. Memo. 2014-58, No. 1981-12 Some Trust-Held Assets Are Includable in Decedent's Estate
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Estate of Franklin Z. Adell et al. v. Commissioner, T.C. Memo. 2014-89, No. 24412-12L Estate Tax Payment Doesn't Trigger Gift Tax Refund
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PLR Allows Spousal Rollover of IRA Despite Designation of Trust as Beneficiary
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updated:26-Jun-14

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Keebler and Batson on Charitable Remainder Trusts
updated:18-Aug-14

Asset Protection and Income Tax Planning for IRAs after Clark
updated:01-Aug-14

Bob Keebler and Michael Goller on IRS Circular 230
updated:20-Jun-14

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updated:14-May-14

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Bob Keebler on Advanced Bracket Management -- Part 2
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updated:21-Feb-14

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Preparing for Alzheimers
28-Aug-14

Tax Court Upholds Income Taxation of Frequent Flyer Miles
28-Aug-14

New York Times: Medicare Rankings Allow Nursing Homes to Mislead
26-Aug-14

All Assets Are Not Created Equal
25-Aug-14

Beauty Pageant Loses Tax Exemption
25-Aug-14

Donor Advised Funds Grow in Popularity
24-Aug-14

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24-Aug-14

Limitations of Powers of Attorney
24-Aug-14

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21-Aug-14

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Optimizing Social Security Benefits for Unmarried Couples
James Lange - Trusts & Estates

Addressing Financial Elder Abuse
Michael Gilfix - Trusts & Estates

Insured Buy/Sell Agreement for a C Corporation
Frank Rainaldi, William Rainaldi and Patrick Deo - Trusts & Estates

The Narrowing “Tax Efficiency Gap”: Part II
ay Waxenberg and Nathan Brown - Trusts & Estates

To Boldly Go Where No Man (or Woman) Has Gone Before
N. Todd Angkatavanich, Carole M. Bass, Jonathan G. Blattmachr and James Dougherty - Trusts & Estates

Law Threads
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Clark Decision Complicates Planning for IRA Owners -- 6/12/2014

Quick Take: Recent Cases Allow Probate of Electronic Wills -- 2/14/2014

Special Report: Summaries from the 2014 Heckerling Institute -- 1/10/2014

Does Portability Create a Property Interest? -- 12/09/2013

Language for Granting Control of Digital Assets -- 08/18/2013

Web Links

MetLife Market Survey of Nursing Home and Home Care Costs
Each year the MetLife Mature Market Institute conducts a market survey of nursing home and home care costs in the United States. This page presents the results of the 2012 survey

Best Nursing Homes: US News and World Report
The best of the best, as culled from more than 15,500 homes in the latest U.S. News America's Best Nursing Homes rankings.

Leading Age
LeadingAge’s Consumer Hub offers information and support to help people make the most of the aging experience. This includes a directory of not-for-profit organizations committed to meeting people’s needs and preferences as they age.

Nursing Home Comparison - Medicare.gov
Compare the performance of nursing homes in your area. This site from the Medicare administration offers a five-star quality rating system.

An Inside Look -- Vanguard Charitable
"In An inside look, we reflect on 10 years of granting at Vanguard Charitable, a leading, national donor-advised fund--analyzing trends in our donors' giving patterns and preferences and identifying ways we can all "give more." Through our study, we found that when giving with a DAF: 73% of donors are involved with the charities they support. 61% of donors are strategic with their philanthropy."