Tuesday, July 1, 2014
For the second consecutive year, Marianne Man been selected by AVVO as a Top Attorney. The 2014 Top Attorney list will be published in the OC Register Metro magazine in September. The rating is calculated using a mathematical model that considers t...he information shown in a lawyer's profile, including a lawyer's years in practice, disciplinary history, professional achievements and industry recognition.http://www.avvo.com/attorneys/92660-ca-marianne-man-303382.html
Monday, March 31, 2014
Is Your Spouse Innocent? That's the title of tax attorney, Marianne Man's article, which gives a general overview of the IRS innocent spouse relief provisions, and was published in Orange County Lawyer magazine's April 2014 issue. Innocent spouse relief is one of the top most litigated issues by the IRS. If you would like to read this article, please send Ms. Man an email at Marianne@TheTaxCounsel.com.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
"Relying on the more liberal IRS approach when exchanging California property is not wise in light of the tougher enforcement standards of the FTB." Come to the Tax Section of the OCBA's lunch meeting at noon today to learn more about this topic from our knowledgeable panelists! www.TheTaxCounsel.com
"Relying on the more liberal IRS approach when exchanging California property is not wise in light of the tougher enforcement standards of the FTB." Come to the Tax Section of the OCBA's lunch meeting at noon today to learn more about this topic from our knowledgeable panelists! Register at www.ocbar.org.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Professor Lang's Discussion of the Loving Case at Tomorrow's Tax Section Meeting. We hope you are able to join us at our next Tax Section meeting tomorrow at noon at the Radisson Hotel in Newport Beach. As a special addition to the originally planned presentation that Professor Michael Lang from Chapman Law School will be giving tomorrow, Professor Lang will also be discussing the Loving v. Irs case that was decided on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 and the potential IRS reaction to the same. If you haven't signed up for the meeting, please do so at ocbar.org. Thank you!
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Do you love watching Downton Abbey? I know many of you, including myself, do. Were you heartbroken when Matthew Crawley died unexpectedly after the birth of his child at the young age of 36? If you were, or even you were not, the following link to an article highlights the estate planning lessons that one can learn from Downton Abbey. http://www.natlawreview.com/article/estate-planning-lessons-learned-downton-abbey
It's Girl Scouts cookie sales time! As a Co-Leader of my daughter's Girl Scouts troop since its inception 5 years ago, for every 10 boxes of Girl Scouts cookies that you purchase from my daughter and mention this promotion, I pledge that my law firm, The Tax Counsel, will donate 1 box of cookies to the Second Harvest Food Bank and Department of Veterans Affairs. Free delivery of the cookies is limited to the Orange County, CA area. Please send me an email at Marianne@TheTaxCounsel.com if you would like to order Girl Scouts cookies from my daughter. Try the new cookie, Cranberry Citrus Crisps. It's good, and best of all, it's for a good cause. You get to help both the Girl Scouts and the Second Harvest Food Bank and Department of Veterans Affairs.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
As the current Chair of the Tax Law Section of the Orange County Bar Association, I invite you to attend the February 13th Tax Section lunch meeting! The topic will be "Can the IRS Effectively Regulate Tax Planning Advice?" The presenter will be Professor Michael Lang from Chapman University, Dale E. Fowler School of Law. 1 hour of legal ethics MCLE credit. Register at www.ocbar.org.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Monday, January 20, 2014
A good example of the reasons why a business succession plan makes good sense from both a business and a tax perspective.