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Quick Note: Last-Minute IRA Charitable Rollover Options
Posted on: December 29th, 2015
Only a few days remain in 2015 to take advantage of the now permanent IRA Charitable Rollover provision. ...
Former Spouses are Impacted by New Social Security Changes
Posted on: December 22nd, 2015
The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 was signed into law in early November. Valuation and timing of some Social Security benefits is affected by the new provisions....
Estate Planning Problems With Pets
Posted on: December 21st, 2015
North Carolina is a state with specific statutes that govern the administration of trusts created for pet care. Even when these tools are permitted by state law, various issues may complicate the creation and administration of pet trusts....
The Careful Timing of Elder Legal Planning
Posted on: December 19th, 2015
One out of four 65-year-olds today will live into their 90s. This new paradigm might cause many to postpone review of elder law considerations....
2015 North Carolina Gun Law Change Review
Posted on: December 18th, 2015
Several legislation changes occurred in 2015 that affect how individuals acquire and own firearms in North Carolina. Many of the amendments produced a more favorable environment for gun owners...
ATF 41P Delayed Once Again, Now Into 2016
Posted on: December 17th, 2015
The ATF originally announced a delay of 41P in 2013. Subsequently, additional delays were announced on a handful of other occasions. This deadline has now changed again to January 2016....