Category Archives: Blog

Tax Appeals Based on Property Type May Violate State Constitution

Valley Forge Towers Apartments N, L.P. v. Upper Merion Area School Dist., 2017 Pa. LEXIS …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School |

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Declares $3,000,000 Net Loss Carryover Deduction Unconstitutional

On October 18, 2017 the Pennsylvania Supreme handed down its decision in Nextel Communications of …

Posted in Blog, Tax |

Two Attorneys Elected as Shareholders at Tucker Arensberg, P.C.

The law firm of Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that two attorneys were …

Posted in Blog |

Proposed 2017 Tax Act Revealed – Death Tax Repeal Included

A summary of the proposed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was released this morning (11/2/17) …

Posted in Blog, Estates & Trusts, Investment Management & Fiduciary Services |

Amount PA Employer Can Pay to Surviving Family Increases to $10,000

An employer can now pay up to $10,000 of wages, salary, and employee benefits due …

Posted in Blog, Estates & Trusts |

Secured Lenders Take Note! In re Sunnyslope is something you want to know about

In re Sunnyslope Hous. Ltd. P’ship, 859 F.3d 637 (9th Cir. 2017), as amended (June …

Posted in Blog, Insolvency/Creditor's Rights/Bankruptcy |

Federal Court Holds That Banning a Commenter From a Public Official’s Public Facebook Page Violates the Commenter’s Right to Free Speech

Davison v. Loudoun County Bd. of Supervisors, 1:16CV932 (JCC/IDD), 2017 WL 3158389 (E.D. Va. July …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School |

Unified Credit for Estates & Annual Exclusions for Gifts Increased for 2018

The IRS announced that the Unified Credit for Estates and Annual Exclusion for Gifts will …

Posted in Blog, Estates & Trusts |

IRS and Treasury Department Announce Withdrawal of Proposed 2704 Regulations

Today, October 4, 2017, in its Second Report to the President Identifying and Reducing Tax …

Posted in Blog, Business Succession Planning |

Summary of Anticipated Major Changes to the Organization and Delivery of Certain Medicaid (Medical Assistance) Benefits in Pennsylvania

Managed Long Term Supports and Services Pennsylvania is undertaking several major changes to the organization …

Posted in Blog, Long Term Care |