What is the “Basis” of this IRS Notice?

The Internal Revenue Service (‘IRS”) does not often provide guidance for new legislation promptly. Recently, however, the IRS responded quickly to a new law and and effective dates. The Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015  (the “ACT”) (I know.. I also asked myself what does…

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Another Reason to Keep Harmony in the Home :)

Generally under Section 732.802 of the Florida Statutes (the “Slayer Statute”) if someone murders another person, the murderer can NOT inherit from the person they murdered. That makes sense but what happens when the murdered person left assets to the murderer’s children and grandchildren???? In a recent case, Fiel v.…

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