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Jonas Katz & Insurance-Dedicated Funds 101: Growth, Trends and Next Steps Steve Leimberg's Financial Products Planning Newsletter Issue:1    14-Aug-18

Alan S. Gassman, Martin M. Shenkman, Brandon L. Ketron, Christopher J. Denicolo & Kenneth J. Crotty: Proposed Regulations for 199A - The Good, The Bad, the Taxpayer-Unfriendly Steve Leimberg's Income Tax Planning Newsletter Issue:152    13-Aug-18

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Steve Oshins on Paula Trust v. California Franchise Tax Board: Using a Non-Grantor Trust to Defer California State Income Tax on California-Sourced Income...Yes, Sourced Income!!! Steve Leimberg's Income Tax Planning Newsletter Issue:151    08-Aug-18

Bruce Steiner on Sukenic - Reformation of Will or Trust and IRA Beneficiary Designation Steve Leimberg's Employee Benefits and Retirement Planning Newsletter Issue:697    07-Aug-18

Sandra Glazier on In re Estate of Duane Frances Horton: The Will on a Phone Case Steve Leimberg's Estate Planning Newsletter Issue:2657    06-Aug-18

Actual Text

Terry L. Yaryan et ux. v. Commissioner, No. 30424-15, T.C. Memo. 2018-129 Tax Court Denies Bad Debt Deduction for Real Estate Venture

S. 3326 Tax Fairness for Disabled Workers Act

S. 3332 Lessen Impediments From Taxes (LIFT) for Charities Act

PBBM-Rose Hill Ltd et al. v. Commissioner, No. 17-60276 (14 August 2018) Partnership Denied Charitable Deduction for Easement

IR-2018-165 (14 August 2018) Taxpayers with High Incomes, Complex Returns Need to Check Withholding

Martha G. Smith et vir v. Commissioner, No. 8847-12, No. 25714-12, No. 12293-14, T.C. Memo. 2018-127 (13 August 2018) Penalties Upheld Against Couple With Unreported Income

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PLR201831004: Rollover of IRA Permitted

Aggregation of Businesses Under the Section 199A Proposed Regulations

Section 199A Regulations Limit "Crack and Pack" Strategy


Bob Keebler on Section 199A: An Executive Summary

Keebler on Income Tax Planning for IRAs and Qualified Plans

Keebler on Drawdown and Portfolio Strategies After Tax Reform

Keebler on Avoiding Low Basis Traps

Keebler on Five of the Best Estate Planning Ideas of 2018

Estate Planning After Tax Reform

Tax Planning for Real Estate Under TCJA

Keebler, Blattmachr and Shenkman: Asset Protection Planning Under the New Tax Law


Early Diagnosis of Alzheimers

Proposed Reliance Regs Explain Operation & Calculation of Sec. 199A Pass-through/QBI Deduction

IRS Provides Guidance On 20% Pass-Through Deduction, But Questions Remain

IRAs and Low-Cost Mutual Funds

IRS Targets Loopholes for $415 Billion Business Owner Tax Break

IRS Releases Section 199A Regs

Highlights of the Proposed Bonus Depreciation Regulations

Retirees Struggle To Locate Billions In Lost Pensions As Government Looks For Solutions

NY Times: Wealthy Donors Abuse DAFs

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Preventing and Avoiding Costly Conflicts
Michael S. Brophy and Craig S. Weinstein - Trusts & Estates

The Rise of Women in Family Offices
Mindy Rosenthal - Trusts & Estates

Empty Structures Syndrome
Marion McCollom Hampton andNick Di Loreto - Trusts & Estates

The Federal Law of Property: The Case of Inheritance Disclaimers and Tenancy by the Entireties,
David Gray Carlson - Washington & Lee Law Review

Web Links

MassMutual Womenís Retirement Risk Study
To better understand the investment preferences and philosophies of women approaching retirement as well as women retirees, MassMutual commissioned a survey of pre-retirees within 15 years of retirement and of retirees no more than 15 years into retirement. July, 2018.

Proposed Regulations Under Code Section 199A
Text of the proposed regulations, from the KMPG website.

Recent Cases of Interest to Fiduciaries (July, 2018) -- McGuire Woods
Summaries of 14 significant court decisions. PDF, 22 pp.

Identity Theft: IRS Needs to Strengthen Taxpayer Authentication Efforts -- GAO
The Government Accounting Office reviewed IRSís taxpayer authentication efforts and made eleven recommendations to help IRS stay ahead of fraudsters.

Electronic End-of-Life and Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) Documentation
Report from the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology describes efforts to produce a registry of POLST directives. July, 2018. PDF, 29 pp.

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