Forum Shopping for Favorable LLC Law: Make Sure the Charging Order is the Exclusive Remedy Available to Creditors


LLCs are currently a very popular form of legal entity largely due to its flow-through partnership taxation feature coupled with its corporation-like limited liability protections. As most LLC owners know, LLCs provide significant liability protection from the threat of “inside liabilities” provided the proper formalities are adhered to and the separate entity status of the […]
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July AFRs Announced


For the month of July 2010 the Applicable Federal Rates (AFRs) are as follows: For this same period, the Section 7520 Rate will be 2.8%. To go directly to the IRS’ publication, please visit the following website: http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-drop/rr-10-18.pdf.
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Follow-up to Personal Relationship Contracts: United Asset Protection


In conjunction with the exercise of putting in place a prenuptial, postnuptial, or cohabitation agreement, (collectively “personal relationship contracts”) an additional measure that would be recommended by savvy legal advisors would be the use of asset protection strategies to shore up the contract. In most, if not all cases, the personal relationship contract is put […]
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