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Yearly Archives: 2014

Testimonial on a Monday Morning

I came into the office this morning to the nicest email. Although a testimonial, I couldn't resist posting it as this is what makes our job as gratifying as it is. This was a very complicated estate with family members all over the place. There was property in several states and a...
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Estate Planning for Same-Sex Unions in Florida

Two Platinum or Silver Rings - Reflected Candles The US Supreme Court, in United States v. Windsor, 133 S. Ct. 2675 (2013) recently held that for purposes of applying federal law, same-sex married couples residing in a jurisdiction that recognizes same-sex marriages (like New York) are to...
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Our Firm is Growing!

It's with a great deal of pleasure and excitement that I announce my purchase of the Law Offices of McVeigh & Matlack of Wilton Manors. Linda Matlack and I will continue the tradition we have for personal service with excellent results together. The address remains the same, the telephone number remains the same, the...
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What’s Portability?

More than a fancy word, there are two portability programs I discuss frequently with folks: 1. The Florida Portability Transfer of Homestead, where beginning in 2008 Florida homeowners can transfer (or port) the savings they’ve accumulated (known as the Homestead Assessment Difference) to another homesteaded property, up to $500,000. 2. The Federal estate planning device...
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