This article will attempt to provide a brief summary of the minimum required distributions rules that now apply to individual retirement accounts (IRAs) and certain employer-sponsored defined contribution plans as the result of changes made by the “Setting Every Community...
I’ve seen more than one article recommending that, when we (meaning the public generally and not just lawyers) write the year on checks and other documents, we should write out the whole year, “2020,” and not just the last two … Continue reading
I recently learned that, when subscribers log onto this site, they don’t see the home page, but a “profile” or “dashboard” page which I found to be both confusing and useless. I’ve reconfigured the site so that, after logging in, … Continue reading
It was previously reported that new Orphans’ Court forms, and new forms for use before the Register of Wills, had been posted to the collection of Orphans’ Court forms on the pacourts.us website, to be effective January 1, 2020. It … Continue reading
The Supreme Court has entered an order adopting a new Pa.O.C. Rule 1.40 which applies Pa.R.C.P. 240 (“In Forma Pauperis“) to Orphans’ Court proceedings, to be effective April 1, 2020. Rule 14.8, on guardianship reporting, has also been amended to … Continue reading
Among the more significant tax law changes made by the “Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019,” also known as the SECURE Act, enacted as Division O of P.L. 116-94, H.R. 1865, the “Further Consolidated Appropriations Act,...
← Previous Year | Current Year | Following Year → HTML Version Copyright 2018- Daniel B. Evans. All rights reserved. — Short Term Rates for 2019 — — Mid Term Rates for 2019 — — Long Term Rates for 2019 — … Continue reading
Revised O.C. Forms OC-1 through OC-5 and RW-03 through RW-10, that were approved as part of “Order Amendment Rules 1.7, 1.8, 2.1, 2.5, 2.7, 3.5, 3.7, 4.3, 4.6, 5.1, 5.3, 5.4, 7.1, 10.1, 10.5, and the Index of the Appendix … Continue reading
The National Elder Law Foundation has been reaccredited as a certifying organization for elder law for a period of five years beginning on January 26, 2020. “Accreditation of the National Elder Law Foundation as a Certifying Organization for Elder Law; … Continue reading
The Internal Revenue Service has published final regulations on the changes to the federal estate and gift tax basic exclusion amount (BEA), which doubled from $5 million to $10 million in 2018, but will return to $5 million in 2026. … Continue reading