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Caplin & Drysdale: Alert: The Gift Tax and Contributions to Section 501(c)(4) Organizations: Less than Meets the Eye?
Posted on 24 Jun 2011 by Caplin and Drysdale

June 14, 2011, Caplin & Drysdale News reports suggesting that the IRS has opened federal gift tax examinations of five donors to section 501(c)(4) nonprofit organizations have generated considerable concern over the past few weeks. In a letter... Read More

Two Year Increase in Gift Tax Exclusion is Nearing Its End – The Window for Tax Savings Is Closing Quickly
Posted on 2 Apr 2012 by Morrison and Foerster LLP

By Genevieve M. Moore and Richard S. Kinyon , Morrison & Foerster LLP As reported in this space over the last several months, there has been unprecedented upheaval in the federal transfer tax world in the last few years. One element of this... Read More

Options For Clients Who Offer Retirement Benefits For Domestic Employees, From Morrison & Foerster
Posted on 2 Mar 2012 by Morrison and Foerster LLP

By Wendy M. Greenberg, Esq. , Morrison & Foerster LLP We have previously discussed in this space the possible tax traps related to clients' gifts and bequests to their employees. This article continues in that vein to provide some practical... Read More