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Pitfalls and Planning for the Tax Consequences of Loan Workouts and Debt Restructuring

Published: November 11th, 2011

On November 1, 2011, Dean Mead’s Real Estate Development Industry Team launched a new seminar series with a unique program entitled, “Pitfalls and Planning for the Tax Consequences of Loan Workouts and Debt Restructuring” at the Orange County Bar Association in Orlando. There were more than 50 people in attendance. Dean Mead attorneys, Steve Lee, Vicki Berman and Christine […]

Prospects on Tax Reform

Published: November 11th, 2011

By: Charles H. Egerton

Can History Repeat Itself? It has been 25 years since the last major overhaul of the nation’s income tax laws under the Tax Reform Act of 1986 (“TRA-86”). The world has changed dramatically since that time and the nation’s economy has been replaced by a global economy. The tax laws have become outmoded and no […]

The Super Committee Proposal to Reduce $5,000,000 Federal Gift Tax Exemption

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Published: November 8th, 2011

By: Matthew J. Ahearn

The Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction (the “Super Committee”), a 12 member bipartisan Congressional committee, is scheduled to announce its proposals on November 23rd for reducing the national deficit by at least $1.5 trillion over the next 10 years.  The Super Committee proposals may include changes to the current estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer […]

Super Committee Gift Tax Rumor

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Published: November 8th, 2011

By: Matthew J. Ahearn

The Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction (the “Super Committee”), a 12 member bipartisan Congressional committee, is scheduled to announce its proposals on November 23rd for reducing the national deficit by at least $1.5 trillion over the next 10 years. The Super Committee proposals may include changes to the current estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer […]

Charles H. Egerton Named 2012 Orlando Tax Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers

Published: November 7th, 2011

Orlando, Florida – Dean, Mead, Egerton, Bloodworth, Capouano & Bozarth, P.A. announced today that Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named Charles H. Egerton as the “Orlando Best Lawyers Tax Lawyer of the Year” for 2012. He is the only tax lawyer in Central Florida to be […]

Robert W. Mead, Jr. Named 2012 Orlando Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers

Published: November 7th, 2011

Orlando, Florida – Dean Mead announced today that Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession, has named Robert W. Mead, Jr. as the “Orlando Best Lawyers Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Lawyer of the Year” for 2012. He is the only Employee Benefits lawyer in Central Florida to be […]

Dean Mead Partner Featured at New York University’s 70th Institute on Federal Taxation

Published: November 1st, 2011

Orlando, Florida – Stephen R. Looney was among the featured speakers at New York University’s 70th Institute on Federal Taxation on October 23-28, 2011 that was held in New York City. This marks the seventh consecutive year and the ninth time overall that Looney has spoken at the NYU Tax Institute. Looney’s presentation this year […]

November 16: Dean Mead Sponsors the University of Central Florida College of Medicine Luminary

Published: October 24th, 2011

Dean Mead is pleased to sponsor the University of Central Florida College of Medicine Luminary on Wednesday, November 16, 2011. The guest lecturer is Dr. Henry Daniell, who is world-renowned for his research on “Green Therapy: Treating Diabetes, Hemophilia and Polio with Plant Vaccines”.