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Sanders’ Estate Tax Plan Won’t Likely Raise the Revenue Intended

Today, Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) introduced a plan to make the estate tax more progressive, in hopes that this wealth transfer tax will raise as much as $315 billion over ten years, and as much as $2.2 trillion over the … Continue reading

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Letters raise concerns about changes to the bar pass accreditation standard

Early next week, the ABA House of Delegates will again vote on whether to approve a revised bar passage accreditation standard [Standard 316]. The Society of American Law Teachers and the ABA Diversity Entities both have written to the ABA … Continue reading

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Who Needs a Carbon Tax When We Can Raise the Real Estate Excise Tax?

Governor Baker announced today that, as part of his FY 2020 budget, he would be proposing to increase the real estate excise tax in order to fund the Global Warming Solutions Trust Fund.  The Governor stated that, in the long run, … Continue reading

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Teens deaths raise immigration questions (Daily Press)

Two Virginia Beach teens died in an accident involving an undocumented immigrant. Here are some answers addressing the issue. The deaths of two Virginia Beach teens last week touched off a national firestorm that has put the legal system, immigration … Continue reading

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Excessive Levels of Radon Gas Raise Legal, Insurance Questions for Florida Condo Association

A recent news report about excessive levels of radon gas in a Florida condominium raises some interesting questions about the proper response from a condominium association and its insurance carriers on this issue. The report, which appeared in late November … Continue reading

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