Estate and Elder Law

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Executors Held Personally Liable for Unpaid Taxes
Posted on 3 Apr 2012 by Gregory Herman-Giddens

In a recent federal District Court case, the co-executors of a decedent's estate were held to be personally liable for the decedents unpaid income taxes under the federal priority statute because they distributed assets of the estate, the distribution... Read More

Personal Representative Liable for Unpaid Federal Income Taxes
Posted on 4 May 2012 by Marc J. Soss

The recent Pennsylvania District Court case of U.S. v. David A. Tyler and Louis J. Ruch [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ] is designed reminds estate executors ( Florida Personal Representatives ) that if they fail to do their job... Read More