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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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School Employee Who Resigned After Her Hospitalization Coverage Was Reduced Entitled To Unemployment Compensation

Forbes Road School District V Unemployment Compensation Board of Review, Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania, Case No. …

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Students’ Privacy Claims Fail to Upend School District’s Transgender Restroom Policy

Doe v. Boyertown Area School District, 2017 WL 3675418 (E.D. Pa. 2017) (A Pennsylvania federal …

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District Court Permits Transgender Person Diagnosed With Gender Dysphoria to Sue Under Americans With Disabilities Act

Blatt v. Cabela’s Retail, Inc., No. 5:14-CV-04822, 2017 WL 2178123, at *2 (E.D. Pa. May …

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DOL Proposes Rule to Extend Applicability Date of BIC and Other Exemptions

The Department of Labor published a Proposed Rule to extend from January 1, 2018 to …

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CMS Merely Soliciting Comments on Including Total Joints as ASC Procedures

CMS released the proposed update for the Hospital Outpatient Perspective Payment System and the Ambulatory Surgery …

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Pennsylvania Courts Split Over Sexual Orientation Discrimination

A recent decision by Judge Jan E. DuBois in Coleman v. Amerihealth Caritas, No. 16-3652, …

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Jerry Russo Joins Harrisburg Office

The law firm of Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that Jerry J. Russo …

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