Archive for 2010

Important Provisions of the New Legislation “Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010”

Published: December 20th, 2010

By: Stephen R. Looney

This Dean Mead e-Alert provides you with important information about new legislation enacted: the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization and Job Creation Act of 2010. On December 17, 2010, President Obama signed the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010. This Bill retroactively reinstates and extends a number of provisions which […]

ESTATE, GIFT AND GST TAX RELIEF IN THE 2010 ACT

Published: December 17th, 2010

By: Lauren Y. Detzel

This Dean Mead e-Alert provides you with important information about new legislation enacted: the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization and Job Creation Act of 2010. In a historic move, President Obama today signed into law the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization and Job Creation Act of 2010 (the “2010 Act”). The provisions concerning the Estate, […]

DEAN MEAD HONORED WITH TOP AWARD FOR 2010 OUTSTANDING CORPORATE PHILANTHROPIST

Published: December 7th, 2010

Fort Pierce, Florida –Dean Mead has been named the 2010 Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Treasure Coast Chapter. The award was presented during the organization’s 16th Annual National Philanthropy Day celebration on November 19, 2010 at Harbour Ridge. More than 400 people were in attendance. Since 1990, Dean Mead has […]

DEAN MEAD HITS 30 YEAR MILESTONE

Published: November 9th, 2010

Law Firm Hosts Anniversary Celebration Fort Pierce, Florida -This year marks a significant milestone for business law firm, Dean Mead. The firm is celebrating 30 years in business. Dean Mead celebrated the landmark achievement with 150 clients, business associates and community leaders at the Sunrise Theatre on November 7, 2010. Festivities included two receptions and […]

New Reporting Requirements for Foreign Financial Assets

Published: November 5th, 2010

By: Brad Gould Dana M. Apfelbaum

Prior to this year, persons with foreign financial assets were primarily concerned with meeting one set of reporting requirements. Generally, this reporting requirement mandates that you disclose any account in which you have a financial interest or as to which you have signatory or other authority on Form TD F 90-22.1, Report of Foreign Bank […]

Dean Mead announced today that Best Lawyers has named Lauren Y. Detzel as the “Orlando Best Lawyers Tax Lawyer of the Year” for 2011.

Published: November 4th, 2010

Orlando -Dean Mead announced today that Best Lawyers has named Lauren Y. Detzel as the “Orlando Best Lawyers Tax Lawyer of the Year” for 2011. She is the only tax lawyer in central Florida to receive this prestigious honor this year. Detzel is a shareholder and the chair of the Estate and Succession Planning Department […]

DEAN MEAD RANKED IN TOP SPOT AMONG BEST LAW FIRMS IN TAX LAW IN U.S. NEWS -BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA®

Published: October 28th, 2010

Fort Pierce, Florida -Dean Mead was ranked as one of the Best Law Firms in Tax Law among the West Palm Beach Metropolitan Rankings in the 2010 Best Law Firms® rankings released by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers. The national first-tier rankings are featured in the October print issue of U.S. News & […]

DEAN MEAD ATTORNEY FEATURED AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY’S 69TH INSTITUTE ON FEDERAL TAXATION

Published: October 27th, 2010

Orlando, Florida – Stephen R. Looney was among the featured speakers at New York University’s 69th Institute on Federal Taxation on October 17-22, 2010 that was held in New York City. This marks the sixth consecutive year and the eighth time overall that Looney has spoken at the NYU Tax Institute. Looney’s presentation this year […]