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Newsletter Archive

April 2018 Newsletter

Our latest newsletter includes:

— Our St. Charles Office
— Legislative Update
— Pet Trusts
— Leaving Family Heirlooms
— Community Spotlight for Promoting Modern Ag
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January 2018 Newsletter

Our latest newsletter includes:

— Law firm news corner
— Gift & Estate Tax Update
— Should a Trust Own Farm Land? Maybe Not...
— Staff corner featuring Becky Henry
— Save the date for our estate planning update in February
— Community Spotlight for Minnesota Dairy Initiative
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October 2017 Newsletter

The October 2017 issue includes:

— An update on the proposed Treasury regulations for valuation discounts
— An overview of the new law impacting all existing LLCs in Minnesota
— The What, Who, Why, When and How? of Easements
— Staff corner featuring Mary Lynn Schiltz
— Save the date for our estate planning update in February
— Community engagement
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July 2017 Newsletter

The July 2017 issue includes:

— Welcome and Q&A with Attorney Alyssa Jerde
— Minnesota Estate Tax Update
— 529 Plan Contributions Now Deductible in Minnesota
— Beginning Farmer Tax Incentives
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April 2017 Newsletter

The April 2017 issue includes:

— Farm Show 2017
— Financial Scams to Watch Out For
— Community Spotlight for LAOC
— 1031 Exchanges
— Probate Myths & Truths
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January 2017 Newsletter

The January 2017 issue includes:

— New Year’s Resolutions for Business Owners
— Key Legislation to Watch in 2017
— Community Spotlight for Exercisabilities
— Our Year in Review
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October 2016 Newsletter

The October 2016 issue includes:

— Proposed Treasury Regs to Eliminate Valuation Discounts
— Estate Planning for Small Business Owners
— Community Spotlight
— The Importance of Beneficiary Designations
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July 2016 Newsletter

The July 2016 issue includes:

— Tax Bill Vetoed, Other Laws Enacted
— Bill Oehler Shares 5 Things he Learned at the Probate & Trust Law Conference
— Community Spotlight
— Pet Trusts Now Permitted in Minnesota
— What Businesses and Farmers Need to Know About New Overtime Pay Rules
— 3 Quick Estate Planning Tips for Newlyweds
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April 2016 Newsletter

The April 2017 issue includes:

— 2016 Estate & Gift Tax Rates in Effect
— Farm Show a Success
— Retiring Without the Tax Bite
— In the Community
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