Stein Sperling Best Lawyers in America

August 21st, 2020

16 Stein Sperling Lawyers Named to 2021 Best Lawyers List, 8 on Ones to Watch List

Stein Sperling Bennett De Jong Driscoll PC is pleased to announce that 16 lawyers have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Additionally, eight attorneys received 2021 Best Lawyers: Ones…

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2020 Election

August 18th, 2020

Tax Planning for a Possible Joe Biden Presidency

With Election Day just over two months away and the end of 2020 following two months later, it’s not too soon to consider the landscape of the tax law in the event of a Joe…

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Presentation for Financial professionals

August 18th, 2020

September Update for Accountants and Financial Professionals

This trio of complimentary presentations by attorneys from Stein Sperling’s Tax and Business Law departments will update accountants and financial professionals on topics affecting their clients. A total of 3 CPE credits are available. PPP…

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Payroll tax

August 10th, 2020

Executive Order Suspends Collection of Certain Employee Payroll Taxes

President Trump issued an Executive Order on August 8, 2020, purporting to postpone the withholding, deposit and payment of the employee portion of Social Security and Medicare taxes from September 1, 2020 until after yearend…

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Deadline

May 22nd, 2020

Flexible Spending Arrangements Become Even More Flexible

To assist in recovery from COVID-19, IRS announced in Notice 2020-29 that unused amounts from 2019 for medical costs or dependent care in a cafeteria plan may be utilized for expenses incurred through December 31,…

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Maryland State Flag Laws

May 22nd, 2020

Maryland Enacts a “Work-around” to Increase the Deduction for Taxes

Maryland has become the seventh state to allow pass-through entities such as partnerships, limited liability companies and S-corporations to elect to be taxed at the entity level as a “work-around” to the $10,000 cap on…

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April 10th, 2020

Recorded Webinar: Tax Provisions of P.L. 116-136 The CARES Act And Other Current Federal Tax Relief

Stein Sperling’s tax and business attorneys David De Jong and Mark Schweighofer review the federal tax developments related to the COVID-19 relief legislation. If you have questions, please contact David De Jong or Mark Schweighofer.…

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Big Changes to Divorce: Alimony & Taxes

March 27th, 2020

Tax Provisions of the CARES Act

Individuals Creates a credit against 2020 taxes in the form of rebate for U.S. residents with social security numbers and not a dependent of another based on 2019 adjusted gross income (or 2018 if 2019…

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IRS Building

March 20th, 2020

IRS and Maryland Extend Tax Filing and Payment Deadlines

In light of difficulties resulting from the coronavirus, IRS has extended the tax filing deadline and the payment deadline from April 15, 2020 to July 15, 2020. and fiduciary income tax returns as well as…

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Coronavirus

March 16th, 2020

What the “Families First Coronavirus Response Act.” Means for You and Your Business

UPDATED 3/26/2020: President Trump has just signed into law the revised “Families First Coronavirus Response Act.”  The Act becomes effective on April 1, 2020, so employers should immediately begin preparations to ensure compliance with the…

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