Linda on a manatee rescue…fun clips

As some of you may know I volunteer on the Clearwater Marine Aquarium stranding team. I thought you all might enjoy a change of scenery from our normal tax and law notes so enjoy a clip of a successful manatee rescue and release! http://www.wfla.com/story/25749818/fwc-trying-to-rescue-manatee-stuck-in-st-pete-bayou   and   http://tbo.com/pinellas-county/fwc-crews-rescuing-manatee-from-st-pete-spillway-20140611/   GENEROSITY IS A…

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Inherited IRAs.. Exempt or Non-Exempt From Creditors

In a recent United States Supreme Court decision, Clark v. Rameker, Trustee, the Court determined that inherited IRAs are NOT exempt under federal bankruptcy law. The Court decided that an inherited IRA did not have the same characteristics of a “regular” IRA in that: (1) The holder of an inherited…

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Really Sad Situation… More Reason to Plan

In the recent case of Wilson v. Wilson, a tragic accident and death created a dispute over the disposition of ashes of the remains of a son. A 23 year old son, single and with no children, died tragically in a automobile accident. His parents were the co-personal representatives and…

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