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Vlahos Comments on Tax Threat for Real Estate Investors
May 3, 2021 | Tax
Lou Vlahos was quoted in the GlobeSt.com article, “Real Estate Investors Face Yet Another Tax Threat.” The article discusses how the White House wants to tax the property of wealthy Americans if it is not donated to charity. “[Biden] says he’s going to end the step up in basis, and then he says we’re going …
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Vlahos Interviewed for Article on Ending Carried Interest
April 29, 2021 | Tax
Louis Vlahos was quoted in the GlobeSt.com article, “Biden Plan Puts Carried Interest On the Chopping Block.” It discusses President Biden’s plan to partially fund his initiatives through eliminating the tax characterization of carried interest and the likelihood of the plan surviving. Lou noted, “I think it’s got a very good chance, regardless of what …
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JD Supra Names Vlahos a Top Tax Author for 2021
April 8, 2021 | Tax
Rivkin Radler LLP is pleased to announce that Louis Vlahos placed No. 2 among the top 10 authors on the topic of tax law for 2021 in JD Supra’s Readers’ Choice Awards. Lou is a partner in the firm’s Business Dissolution; Cannabis; Corporate; Personal, Family & Business Planning; and Tax practice groups. This year’s Readers’ …
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Rivkin Radler Rebrands and Adds Firepower to Trusts & Estates, Tax Practices
April 6, 2021 | Trusts & Estates | Tax
UNIONDALE, NY  – April 6, 2021 – Recognizing the importance of lifecycle planning, Rivkin Radler has added six attorneys prominent in the fields of trusts and estates and taxation, four of whom are partners. The addition makes the group one of the largest of its kind in the region. Additionally, the Trusts & Estates Practice …
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Program: The Impact of Current and Proposed Tax Changes to the T&E Profession
March 23, 2021 | Trusts & Estates | Tax
On March 25, 2021, Louis Vlahos will co-present at a Suffolk County Bar Association CLE program entitled “The Impact of the Current and Proposed Tax Changes to the Trust and Estate Profession.” Held virtually from 12:45pm to 1:35pm, this program will cover: Biden’s proposed tax law and what the change / impact would be if …
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Heptig, Riverso Named To Crain’s Notable Women List
December 16, 2019
Rivkin Radler is proud to announce that Katherine A. Heptig and Pia E. Riverso have been selected for Crain’s New York Business’ 2020 Notable Women in Law list. The annual list celebrates attorneys who have made an impact on New York City. According to Crain’s, “it honors the achievements of the brightest and boldest legal …
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Gumersell Discusses Benefits, Drawbacks of PCs
November 22, 2019 | Corporate
Walter Gumersell was quoted in the Fundera article entitled “What Is a Professional Corporation,” which defines this unique business structure and describes its pros and cons. According to Walt, the major selling point of a professional corporation is that it “limits the professional’s liability to their investment in the professional corporation. However, there is an exception …
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Rivkin Radler Welcomes Schwartz & Salomon to the Firm
September 10, 2019 | Trusts & Estates
Rivkin Radler LLP, one of the Northeast’s leading law firms, has bolstered its tax and trusts and estates capabilities with the addition of noted New York City firm Schwartz & Salomon, P.C., effective September 3. The three Schwartz & Salomon attorneys have joined Rivkin Radler’s New York City Office: David Lobl, Lisa Procopio and Joseph …
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Gumersell Weighs in on Negotiating a Business Loan
July 16, 2019 | Corporate
Walter Gumersell was interviewed for the article, “5 Tips for Negotiating a Business Loan,” for Business News Daily. The article shares advice on the best, most stress-free ways to secure a business loan. Walt cautions about offering a personal guarantee and recommends negotiating for the right to prepay the loan. To read the article, click …
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Gumersell Quoted in Business News Daily
June 12, 2019 | Corporate
Walter Gumersell was quoted in a Business News Daily article, “Property Leases: What SMBs Need to Know.” Click here to read the article. …
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