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Transferring Real Estate to Your Children Without Tax Penalities

posted on October 15, 2013 by Willingham & Cote

Scott Breen, Real Estate

A Michigan law was recently enacted which will allow parents to transfer real estate to their children without certain property tax increases.  A...

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Marriage, Taxes and Same Sex Couples - IRS Ruling Announced

posted on August 30, 2013 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced today that if a same sex couple was legally married in any jurisdiction, they will be able to (and must s...

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Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA): What does it mean to me?

posted on July 30, 2013 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Torree J. Breen, Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law

On June 26, 2013, the United States Supreme Court issued its opinion in United States v. Windsor or the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) opinion.  ...

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Is Your Trust Properly Funded?

posted on March 17, 2013 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

Well, in case you hadn’t realized it, it’s tax season.  Although getting your tax information together and have your return prepared ...

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Parenting Time Violations

posted on February 20, 2013 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J. Breen, Divorce & Family Law

Parenting Time Violations What to do if your parenting time is violated by your ex?               The Role of ...

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Estate and Gift Tax Update

posted on February 01, 2013 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

We hope this New Year finds you well!  On January 2, 2013, President Obama signed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012.  As part of this...

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Making This Holiday A Safe One

posted on December 23, 2012 by Willingham & Cote

Divorce & Family Law, Troy Clarke, Alcohol Beverage, Criminal Law

As a criminal defense attorney, I have seen firsthand that an unfortunate companion to the holiday season is a spike in drunk driving incidents on New...

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Children & Divorce: What You Need To Know

posted on December 20, 2012 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J. Breen, Divorce & Family Law

How does a Court Determine Child Custody and Parenting Time in Michigan?             Goin...

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Veterans Treatment Courts in Michigan – A Focus on Rehabilitation

posted on October 27, 2012 by Troy D. Clarke

Troy Clarke, Criminal Law

On September 11, 2012, the Michigan Legislature established statewide guidelines for the creation of Veterans Treatment Courts (“VTCs”).&n...

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Family Law: The Rights of 17-Year-Old Runaway

posted on October 01, 2012 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J. Breen, Divorce & Family Law

Unfortunately, when your 17 year old voluntarily runs away, there is very little you can do to secure their return to your household.  As a child...

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Career Fair

posted on October 01, 2012 by Lee B. Reimann

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

Today is Career Fair day at Michigan State University (MSU) – at least for the College of Engineering.  My son is in his final year at MSU ...

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Appointment Of Patient Advocate Made Easier

posted on September 24, 2012 by Lee B. Reimann

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

There is exciting news in Michigan that will promote the efficient use of Patient Advocate designations.  On June 19, 2012, the Legislature passe...

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Procrastination

posted on August 01, 2012 by Lee B. Reimann

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

Procrastination “Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task.”  William James My family and I have spent the better par...

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The New Healthcare Law and Your Taxes

posted on July 09, 2012 by Lee B. Reimann

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

     The constitutionality of the healthcare reform embodied in the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been decided.  Now people are as...

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Which Attorney Is Your Choice?

posted on June 25, 2012 by Lee B. Reimann

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

I am pleased and humbled to report that I have been selected as 2012 Attorney “People’s Choice Winner” by the readers of the Lansing...

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