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CLIENT ALERT: IRS Postpones Due Date for Filing Gift and Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax Returns

March 27, 2020

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On March 27th, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) postponed the due date for filing federal gift (and generation skipping transfer) tax returns (Forms 709) and any gift tax payments from April 15th to July 15th in response to the outbreak of Covid-19.

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CLIENT ALERT: Litigation Will Follow This Crisis

March 24, 2020

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While the current health crisis is unprecedented, the financial crisis and legal claims and disputes that will follow from it are not. Our litigation attorneys have prosecuted, defended and resolved claims for our clients resulting from past financial crises.

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CLIENT ALERT: Connecticut Allows for Remote Notarization Amidst COVID-19 Outbreak and Suspends Non-Critical Probate Court Operations

March 23, 2020

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On March 23, 2020, Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont issued Executive Order No. 7K which allows for remote notarization and temporarily suspends non-critical Probate Court operations.

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CLIENT ALERT: Treasury Delays April 15th Tax Payment and Filing Deadline by 90 Days in Response to the Outbreak of Covid-19

March 20, 2020

On March 20, 2020, Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin, announced via Twitter the following:

At [President Trump’s] direction, we are moving Tax Day from April 15 to July 15. All taxpayers and businesses will have this additional time to file and make payments without interest or penalties.

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CLIENT ALERT - Coronavirus Update

March 16, 2020

We are continuing to monitor ongoing Coronavirus developments.  Our highest priority is the health and safety of our employees, clients and the communities in which we live and work.

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