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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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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Retirement Money Growth

March 3rd, 2020

Big Changes for Inherited Retirement Interests

Distributions from inherited qualified retirement plans and IRAs cannot be materially stretched out by most beneficiaries as a result of the SECURE Act, signed into law by President Trump on December 20, 2019. Billions of…

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SECURE Act Seminar

December 26th, 2019

The SECURE Act: Dramatic Changes in Retirement Rules & Other Late December 2019 Tax Provisions

After legislation languished for many months, Congress recently passed the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act (SECURE Act). David De Jong and Steven Widdes with Stein Sperling’s Tax and Estates and Trusts departments…

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2020 Maryland Super Lawyers

December 16th, 2019

28 Stein Sperling Attorneys on 2020 Maryland Super Lawyers List

Stein Sperling is proud to announce 28 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2020 Maryland Super Lawyers list, including attorneys on the Top 10, Top 50, and Top 100 lists. A…

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Bethesda Magazine Stein Sperling Attorneys

October 31st, 2019

20 Stein Sperling Attorneys Listed Among “Top Attorneys 2019” in Bethesda Magazine

In their November/December 2019 edition, Bethesda Magazine published a list of top attorneys in Montgomery County. 20 Stein Sperling attorneys—in the areas of Business/Corporate Law, Civil Litigation, Criminal Defense, Family Law, Personal Injury and Trusts…

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