Tax Law

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New York State - New and Proposed Legislation Affecting Trusts and Estates
Posted on 25 Jun 2014 by Linda Hirschson and Shifra Herzberg

In 2013, New York undertook a comprehensive review of the state's tax structure and made recommendations to improve and simplify the current tax system. This article discusses the findings of that review and the resulting legislation to implement... Read More

Transfer Tax Planning for New York Married Couples In Light of the 2010 Tax Act
Posted on 9 Mar 2011 by Linda B. Hirschson & Elizabeth R. Glasgow

The 2010 Tax Act changes the landscape of gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer tax planning, at least until the new law is due to sunset at the end of 2012. For New Yorkers, however, the application of state estate tax law has to be considered... Read More