• Press Release

    Proskauer Earns Top-Tier Rankings in 68 Practice Areas in Chambers USA 2019

    May 8, 2019

  • Newsletter

    Wealth Management Update


    April Interest Rates for GRATs, Sales to Defective Grantor Trusts, Intra-Family Loans and Split Interest Charitable Trusts
    Florida Appellate Court Holds that "Strict Compliance with Signature Requirements" is Necessary for Execution of Will. Bitetzakis v. Bitetzakis, No. 2D17-4822, 2019 WL 405568 at *1 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. Feb. 1, 2019).
    U.S. District Court Holds that No Discount is Allowed for Restriction on Transfer of Stock Where Taxpayer Provided No Evidence that Restriction Would be in Arms' Length Transaction. Kress v. United States, 123 AFTR 2d 2019-XXXX (E.D. Wis.) (March 26, 2019).
    IRS Rules that the Creation and Funding of an "ING" Trust Effectively Was a Non-Grantor Trust for Income Tax Purposes and an Incomplete Gift for Gift Tax Purposes. PLR 201908006.
    IRS Finds that a Sale Between Former Spouses More than Six Years After a Divorce is a Transfer Incident to Divorce for Income Tax Purposes and a Transfer for Full and Adequate Consideration for Gift Tax Purposes. PLR 201901003.
    NY State Legislature Enacts Various Tax Changes in Approving New Budget

    April 2019

  • Blog

    Proskauer Honors Public Service

    From Proskauer For Good on January 25, 2019

  • News

    On the Move

    Nathan Brown is noted for being promoted to senior counsel in an article on legal industry hiring and promotions in South Florida.

    From Daily Business Review on December 12, 2018

  • Newsletter

    Wealth Management Update

    December Interest Rates for GRATs, Sales to Defective Grantor Trusts, Intra-Family Loans and Split Interest Charitable Trusts
    U.S. Department of Treasury 2018-2019 Priority Guidance Plan
    Matter of Seiden, 2018 NY Slip Op. 32541(U) (Oct. 9, 2018)
    Private Letter Ruling 201845029
    In Case You Missed It: Sveen et al. v. Melin, 584 U.S. [TBD] (June 11, 2018)

    December 2018

  • Newsletter

    Personal Planning Strategies

    Estate, Gift and GST Tax Update
    Gift Tax Planning
    Make sure you take your IRA Required Minimum Distributions by December 31, 2018
    New Jersey Estate Tax Was Eliminated on January 1, 2018
    New York Raises Basic Exclusion Amount to $5,740,000
    Connecticut Raises Basic Exclusion Amount Passing Free From Estate and Gift tax to $3,600,000 in 2019
    Crummey Withdrawal Notices – Recommended Practices
    Annual Payment Checklist

    December 2018

  • News

    Five Law Firms Named the Savviest at Social Media Marketing

    The Firm is noted for being ranked #3 in the thought leadership category of Good2bSocial’s 2018 Social Law Firm Index.

    From Law360 on November 14, 2018

  • Newsletter

    Wealth Management Update

    November 2018 Interest Rates for GRATs, Sales to Defective Grantor Trusts, Intra-Family Loans and Split Interest Charitable Trusts
    Federal District Court holds that FBAR claims against a decedent can be brought against a distributee of the decedent's estateU.S. v. Schoenfeld, No. 3:16-cv-01248-J-34PDB (Middle Dist. Fla 9/25/2018)
    Settlement in Cahill case follows the Tax Court's implication that the estate tax value of an intergenerational split-dollar life insurance receivable could be equal to the cash surrender value of the underlying policyEstate of Richard Cahill, US Tax Court Docket No. 10451-16, Joint Stipulation of Settled Issues, August 16, 2018
    In the Matter of the Petition of Wiesen, Tax Appeals Tribunal, Dkt. No. 826284, 09/13/2018
    Tax Cuts and Jobs Act ("TCJA") – Changes to the Alimony Tax Regime Effective after December 31, 2018

    November 2018

  • Press Release

    Proskauer Promotes 21 Lawyers

    November 1, 2018

  • Awards and Recognition

    Proskauer Earns 94 Tier One Rankings in “Best Law Firms” 2019

    November 1, 2018