Show Original

Florida Homestead Law Seminar to be Presented by Dean Mead

Published: August 6th, 2018

By: Joseph K. Naberhaus Robert J. Naberhaus III

Dean Mead’s Estate & Succession Planning Department presents an educational seminar on A Primer on Florida Homestead Law Attorneys Robert J. Naberhaus III and Joseph K. Naberhaus will discuss the following topics: What is Florida Homestead? Restrictions on Devise Exemption from Creditors Estate Administration Issues Elective Share Issues Irrevocable Homestead Trusts Waiver of Homestead Rights […]

Florida Property Tax Litigation: Procedural Traps for the Unwary

Published: August 3rd, 2018

By: H. French Brown, IV Robert S. Goldman Mark E. Holcomb

A recent appellate court decision illustrates a common procedural trap befalling taxpayers in the minefield of Florida property tax litigation. Among the jurisdictional requirements to judicially challenge a property tax assessment is the taxpayer’s continuing obligation to either timely challenge or pay the amount of taxes assessed for subsequent years during which the first suit […]

Steve Looney Speaks on Section 199A and S Corporations at NYU Tax Conference

Published: August 3rd, 2018

By: Stephen R. Looney

Stephen R. Looney, Chair of Dean Mead’s Corporate and Tax Department, recently gave a co-presentation on “Section 199A and Its Application to S Corporations” during the NYU School of Professional Studies Tax Conference in New York City. On July 26, Looney spoke about the use of S corporations under the new provision applied to both […]

Florida Opioid Law – Impacts on Health Care Professionals

Dean Mead Attorney Michael Dobson
Published: July 30th, 2018

By: Michael B. Dobson

Florida HB 21 (on controlled substances), also commonly referred to as the Florida opioid law, went into effect on July 1, 2018. Most specifically, Florida’s new controlled substances prescribing law (HB 21) seeks to reduce opioid abuse by (1) increasing oversight of opioid prescribers and dispensers, (2) expanding the use of the Prescription Drug Monitoring […]

Brad Gould Provides Insight on S Corporations and IRS Compliance for Tax Notes

Published: July 27th, 2018

By: Brad Gould

Brad Gould, an attorney in Dean Mead’s Fort Pierce office, was quoted in the article “New LB&I Compliance Campaigns Address Virtual Currency and More.” The article, which appeared in the July 9, 2018, edition of Tax Notes, focuses on new issues from the IRS Large Business and International Division’s compliance campaigns. Gould explains the three […]

School Shootings Prompt Reexamination of Internet Freedom

Published: July 25th, 2018

By: David P. Hathaway

One common thread that runs through the horrific acts of violence in schools, workplaces, nightclubs and other public places seen in recent years is that the disturbed individuals who commit mass shootings often leave a digital trail warning of their intentions. A Dean Mead attorney cautions that there is growing sentiment to force internet and […]