Car on the back of tow truck

June 25th, 2018

When Your Vehicle Is Towed After An Accident in Maryland

Among the many factors to consider when you are involved in an automobile collision is what happens to your vehicle in the event that it is disabled and needs to be towed. What are your…

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concept Financial Security

May 10th, 2018

Julie Christopher Interviewed on Tips for Protecting Finances

Stein Sperling family law attorney Julie Christopher was interviewed by Halpern Financial blog article “Life Before Loss: Protect Yourself from Financial Disaster.” Julie shared details on her top five tips for protecting finances. Those tips…

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Prepared Not Unprepared

May 1st, 2018

IRS to End Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP)

In IR-2018-52, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that it would be ending the 2014 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP) on September 28, 2018. Since the original 2009 program launched, more than 56,000 taxpayers have used the…

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2019 DC Super Lawyers

April 30th, 2018

2018 Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers List Includes 22 Stein Sperling Attorneys

Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers magazine, featured in the April 22, 2018, Washington Post Magazine, recognized 23 Stein Sperling attorneys on their 2018 Top 50, Top 100, Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. Super Lawyers develops an annual…

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Gaurdianship Mom and Child

April 24th, 2018

The Importance of Designating Standby Guardians for Young Children

A common reason parents of young children consider estate planning is to ensure their children are properly cared for in the event that either or both parents pass away. Most parents of young children understand the…

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stein sperling attorneys interviewed on tax reform

April 20th, 2018

Stein Sperling Attorneys Interviewed on Tax Reform

Stein Sperling tax attorneys David De Jong and Mark Schweighofer and estates and trusts attorney Steven Widdes were interviewed by Montgomery Community Media, as part of their Small Business Network series, on “The Good, The…

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Car Accident

April 10th, 2018

What You Are Entitled To As a Victim in an Accident

If you or someone you know was injured in an auto collision due to another’s negligence or recklessness, you need to know your rights under the law. When one is involved in a collision, the victim…

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Don’t Forget Your Annual Report and Personal Property Return!

April 1st, 2018

Don’t Forget Your Annual Report and Personal Property Return!

Beginning in 2018, Maryland business owners will no longer be mailed a reminder to file their company’s Annual Report and Personal Property Return on or before April 15 (April 16 this year because April 15…

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Cost of Dying in Maryland

March 21st, 2018

The Cost of Dying in Maryland

There is an adage – “nothing is certain except death and taxes” – which is particularly applicable to Maryland residents. Although exposure to federal estate taxes has become less of a concern for many1, Maryland…

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Eggshell Audit

March 14th, 2018

Representing the Troubled Taxpayer – Handling an “eggshell” audit

What is an “eggshell” audit? An eggshell audit is a civil IRS examination with underlying criminal issues. Representation during an eggshell audit should be limited to: tax controversy attorneys and CPAs under a Kovel agreement…

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