Tax Attorney Blog by Jonathan D. Mishkin

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Tax Laws & Dividing Assets in Divorce

The following is a transcript of an interview with Heidi Sherman and Jonathan Mishkin. They discuss recent changes to tax laws and how they could ...
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The CARES Act & How It Affects You

An interview between Heidi Sherman and Jonathan Mishkin.Heidi is a Senior Associate Attorney at Jill Brittle Law Group. Today we spoke primarily about the CARES ...
wine excise

Two-year reduced tax rate on brewers and winemakers in new tax legislation

The new tax laws signed by President Trump make numerous temporary changes to the taxes imposed on beer, wine, and distilled spirits. These provisions will ...

IRS Releases Guidance on Taxation of Cryptocurrency:

On October 9, 2019, the IRS released Revenue Ruling 2019-24 and a question and answer document (FAQs on Virtual Currency Transactions) that confirm when cryptocurrency owner's ...
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IRS POSTPONES APRIL 15 TAX-PAYMENT DEADLINE FOR MILLIONS

At a White House Press briefing Tuesday, March 17, Secretary of Treasury, Steve Mnuchin announced that the IRS was postponing the April 15 deadline for ...
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HR 6201 The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)

This bill, which is expected to be passed in the Senate without significant modification, requires all employers to provide paid sick leave, allocates federal funding ...

Interview videos

https://youtu.be/rYkgQFseUM0 https://youtu.be/V4Hn9FWVB1k https://youtu.be/CjXpd4G5uEo https://youtu.be/NJpq2Y462sk

Elder Law and Estate Planning

While estate planning lays the foundation for a client’s desires for their family and assets after death, elder law attorneys focus on preserving assets and ...

Guardianship / Conservatorship

Some clients reach out to us when a family member or spouse becomes physically or mentally disabled and unable to manage their own affairs.  A ...