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Vermont Estate Tax Update

Vermont Estate Tax Update

Jun 27, 2019
Vermont Department of Taxes imposes an estate tax on the transfer of Vermont estates of decedents dying while a resident of Vermont. Currently, Vermont law provides for a $2,750,000 exemption from an estate tax.
Captive Insurers’ Court Losses May End Tax Planning Method

Captive Insurers’ Court Losses May End Tax Planning Method

May 06, 2019
Internal Revenue Service enforcement actions against in-house insurers that elect not to pay tax on premiums.
The Avrahamis Lose in Tax Court

The Avrahamis Lose in Tax Court

Sep 06, 2017
n August 21, 2017, the U.S. Tax Court decided against an 831(b) captive and its owners in a consolidated opinion on two eagerly anticipated cases, Avrahami v. Commissioner and Feedback Insurance Company, Ltd. v. Commissioner (Docket Nos 17594-13, 18274-13). 149 T.C. No. 7. The decision is significant in that it represents the first time any court has decided a case involving a captive that has made an election under section 831(b) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.
Best of Business Awards Tax Law Firm

Best of Business Awards Tax Law Firm

Apr 11, 2017
Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer PC received the distinct honor of best tax law firm in Vermont as voted by the Vermont business community.
Jon Eggleston presented at “Revised VT LLC Act: 2-Hour Practical Discussion of Updates to VT LLC Act.”

Jon Eggleston presented at “Revised VT LLC Act: 2-Hour Practical Discussion of Updates to VT LLC Act.”

Jun 22, 2015
Jon Eggleston presented at a CLE Program at The Franklin Conference Center at The Howe Center in Rutland, VT, entitled “Revised Vermont Limited Liability Company Act: 2-Hour Practical Discussion of Updates to the Vermont LLC Act.”