Pass-Through Entities and the 2017 Tax Act

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 contain several provisions applicable to pass-through business entities (“PTEs”), which include partnerships (and LLCs that are treated as partnerships for federal income tax purposes), S corporations, and… Read more

The New Tax Reform & the HR Department

Sexual Harassment Settlements With Non-disclosure Agreements Are No Longer Tax Deductible.   The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the “Act”) affects employers who settle sexual harassment claims and wish to keep the settlement from… Read more

Self-Settled Asset Protection Trusts

An old curse of somewhat unsettled origin states: “May you live in interesting times.”  For many individuals, a plan for interesting times should include consideration of the use of a self-settled asset protection trust. A… Read more

Contracting with the Department of Defense?

Cybersecurity Compliance Deadlines Are Approaching Entities contracting with the Department of Defense (“DOD”) face a December 31, 2017 deadline to comply with modified DOD cybersecurity requirements. The modified requirements impose heightened reporting obligations, which require… Read more