Tax Attorney David De Jong

May 1st, 2022

April Federal Tax Update

INDIVIDUALS In Doherty v. Turner Broadcasting System, 129 AFTR2d 2022-________, a District of Columbia Federal District Court ruled that an employer not only did not willfully file fraudulent tax forms but in fact complied with…

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Tax Attorney David De Jong

March 1st, 2022

February Federal Tax Update

INDIVIDUALS In Hicks v. Commissioner, TC Memo 2022-10, the noncustodial father of a child was permitted the dependency allowance although no Form 8332 was submitted with the return; the taxpayer provided a copy of a…

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Tax Attorney David De Jong

February 1st, 2022

January Federal Tax Update

INDIVIDUALS In Hewitt v. Commissioner, 128 AFTR2d 2021-7033, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals reversed the Tax Court and found IRS regulations were not properly developed and were arbitrary and capricious which would have taken…

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December 23rd, 2021

30 Stein Sperling Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers Maryland on 2022 List

Stein Sperling is proud to announce 30 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2022 Maryland Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists, including attorneys on the Top 10, Top 50, and Top…

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Stein Sperling Bethesda Magazine Top Attorneys

October 29th, 2021

11 Stein Sperling Attorneys Listed Among “2021 Top Attorneys” in Bethesda Magazine

11 Stein Sperling attorneys are included in the November/December 2021 edition of Bethesda Magazine‘s list of top attorneys in Montgomery County. The magazine surveyed 1,700 attorneys who practice in Montgomery County to find out “who…

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For Your Benefit Radio

October 6th, 2021

Attorneys De Jong and Widdes Weigh In On Proposed Tax Legislation

With Congress once again considering significant tax legislation, host Bob Leins invited Stein Sperling attorneys David De Jong and Steve Widdes to speak on ForYourBenefit about the broader effects the legislation may have. Listen below…

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For Your Benefit Radio

June 11th, 2021

David De Jong and Steve Widdes Speak on Estate Planning In Light of Proposed Legislation

On Monday, June 7, Stein Sperling tax and estate attorneys David De Jong and Steve Widdes joined host Bob Leins on Federal News Network’s ForYourBenefit show to talk about “Tax and Estate Planning Today – In…

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March 31st, 2021

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 Enacted

On March 11, 2021 President Biden signed into law a new COVID relief package which included a number of tax provisions: A $1,400 credit for individual taxpayers with an additional $1,400 for each dependent with…

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1040 form

March 26th, 2021

Tax Deadlines Extended for 2020 Tax Year

The Internal Revenue Service has extended the April 15, 2021 deadline for filing 2020 individual tax returns in light of continuing COVID-19 issues and the late start for processing returns.  Individual 1040s will now be…

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Restaurant after Covid

January 18th, 2021

Business Meals – Now 100% Deductible

Do you remember when business meals were always fully deductible? You would need to look back in time to 1986. However, with the hope of assisting the struggling restaurant industry, Congress included a provision in…

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