Tax

3 Tax Planning Steps for the New Year

Posted on: November 27th, 2015
Common tax planning strategies include retirement contributions, family gifting, and making charitable donations. Outlined below are a few alternative planning steps to consider in the New Year....

Tax Considerations in Structuring Inheritances

Posted on: November 18th, 2015
When dividing assets in an estate plan, the testator might be inclined to evenly split assets for heirs. However, if not planned for properly, federal and state tax requirements nevertheless could result in an uneven split of assets upon distribution...

Tax Planning for Family Loans

Posted on: June 19th, 2015
​Lending money to a relative might happen once, twice, or several times throughout one’s lifetime. If the lender does not plan well for the loan, taxes could be imposed....

Non-profit 501(c)(3) Application Now Easier

Posted on: July 11th, 2014
Filing for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status has streamlined to a shorter process, both in time and in required paperwork. ...

5 Last-Minute Tax Tips

Posted on: March 26th, 2014
Taxpayers know the tax-filing deadline, but every year individuals around the nation wait until the final hours—and sometimes final minutes—to file. TrustCounsel’s tax lawyers reference a few tips below to help taxpayers manage tax filing under a time crunch. ...

Tax Scams to Avoid This Tax Season

Posted on: March 18th, 2014
Throughout the year our tax planning attorneys in Chapel Hill offer news about back tax scams, charity frauds, andelder financial abuse affecting North Carolina taxpayers. ...
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