Capital Gains Tax

Make a Gift Before 2021

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Give a Gift before 2021 | The Pollock Firm LLC

I try very hard not to be political in these blog posts. I also try not to speculate on what the government may or may not do as they frequently compromise in an unpredicted manner. However, I would be remise if I didn’t talk about the fact that Joseph Biden is ahead in most of […]

Income Tax

Same Sex Marriage Now Legal In New Jersey

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Same Sex Marriage

Effective today, same sex marriage is now legal in New Jersey after Governor Chris Christie dropped his plans to appeal the ruling of Superior Court Judge Mary Jacobson.  On September 27, 2013, Judge Jacobson had ruled that New Jersey must allow same sex marriages in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision in United States v. […]

Estate Tax

Betting on the Estate Tax

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Betting on the Estate Tax

With all the uncertainty surrounding the federal estate tax, I still refuse to speculate on what will happen. I did however make a bet with my father (Dinner) over when a decision will be made on the estate tax. My father believes that since Congress is in a lame duck session, they will try to […]