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Built-In Gain Tax Not Triggered By S Corporation Conversion of LLC Interest

Published: October 18th, 2017

By: Stephen R. Looney

Dean Mead’s Chair of the Tax and Corporate department, Stephen R. Looney, speaks frequently throughout the country and his speaking tour is especially busy this year with 10 stops in seven cities. A list of dates, locations and presentation topics is provided below. Mr. Looney is the chair of the Tax & Corporate department at Dean Mead […]

Built-In Gain Tax Not Triggered By S Corporation Conversion of LLC Interest

Published: October 18th, 2017

By: Stephen R. Looney

An S corporation that was previously a C corporation is subject to the built-in gains tax under Section 1374 if appreciated assets held by the corporation (measured from the beginning of the S corporation’s first taxable year) are disposed of during the “recognition period.”  The built-in gains tax is imposed at the corporate, rather than […]

Steve Looney to Speak at the NYU 76th Tax Institute

Published: September 26th, 2017

By: Stephen R. Looney

Steve Looney, Chair of Dean Mead’s Corporate and Tax Department, will be among the guest speakers at the NYU 76th Institute on Federal Taxation. A description of his presentation topic is provided below. October 26th CHOICE OF ENTITY FOR OWNERS OF A CLOSELY HELD BUSINESS WITH TAX LEGISLATION ON THE HORIZON This presentation explores the […]

22 Dean Mead Attorneys Recognized Among Best Lawyers in America 2018

Published: September 8th, 2017

By: Cari L. Roth Joseph “Jay” Van Heyde II

Best Lawyers® 2018 Orlando, Fla. – Dean Mead recently announced that 22 lawyers were selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America © 2018.  The attorneys who are recognized in their fields of practice are as follows: Name of Lawyer Practice Area(s) for Recognition David J. Akins Tax Law;  Trusts and Estates David P. Barker Real Estate […]

Steve Looney Presents on Choice of Entity in Light of Tax Reform

Published: August 4th, 2017

By: Stephen R. Looney

Stephen R. Looney, Chair of Dean Mead’s Tax department, presented on “Choice of Entity in Light of Tax Reform,” at the Wealth Planning For High Net-Worth Individuals and Owners of Closely Held Companies portion of the New York University Summer Tax Institute in New York City on Friday, July 28, 2017. A description of the presentation […]

Dean Mead Partners with St. Lucie Chamber and EDC to Host Legislative Luncheon

Published: June 30th, 2017

By: Peter M. Dunbar

Dean Mead is pleased to sponsor the upcoming “Legislative Update Luncheon” on Monday, July 24, 2017.  The location is Club Talavera at Verano in Port St. Lucie.  The list of legislators who are participating in the panel discussion are as follows: Senator Joe Negron  (confirmed) Senator Jack Latvala (confirmed) Representative Gayle Harrell  (confirmed) Representative Erin […]

Eleven Dean Mead Attorneys Honored as 2017 Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine

Orlando, Fla. – Eleven Dean Mead attorneys have been recognized among Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite 2017. The list appears in the July 2017 edition of the publication. This year Mark E. Holcomb is inducted into The Legal Elite Hall of Fame joining fellow members, Darryl M. Bloodworth, Lauren Y. Detzel and Peter M. Dunbar among the […]

19 Dean Mead Attorneys Recognized by Florida Super Lawyers

Published: June 15th, 2017

Orlando, Fla. – Florida Super Lawyers recently announced that 19 Dean Mead attorneys have been named to the publication’s annual list of top-ranked lawyers including three attorneys who are selected as rising stars in Florida for 2017.  No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected. Lauren Y. Detzel, Chair of […]

Brad Gould Elected Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel

Published: June 7th, 2017

By: Brad Gould

Fort Pierce, Fla. – Brad Gould – a shareholder in the Tax and the Estate and Succession Planning departments of Dean, Mead, Minton & Zwemer – has been elected a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel.  He is one of only 42 lawyers in Florida to have earned this distinguished honor. Fellows of […]