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Cummings & Lockwood Attorneys Represent Owner in One of the Largest Commercial Lease Transactions in Fairfield County Over the Last 25 Years

March 21, 2019

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Cummings & Lockwood is pleased to announce that it has assisted its client, George Comfort & Sons, Inc., in closing a major global headquarters lease at the former UBS site at 677 Washington Boulevard in Stamford, Connecticut.

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Have You Ever Been Asked to Serve as Trustee of a Trust? What Does That Mean for You?

March 18, 2019

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Have you ever been asked by a family member or friend to serve as Trustee of a trust for the benefit of their children or family members? 

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Client Alert - Connecticut's Changes to Estate and Gift Tax Exemptions - Confirmed!

March 12, 2019

Alerts & Updates

In 2019, the Connecticut exemption amount from estate and gift tax has been increased from its prior level of $2,600,000 per individual to $3,600,000.  As we have reported, there has been some confusion as to what is to occur in 2020 and future years because in May of 2018, Governor Dannel P. Malloy and the Connecticut legislature enacted two different bills with respect to the Connecticut estate and gift tax.

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Charitable Deduction Deconstruction

February 12, 2019

There will always be reasons to be charitable. But, if your client is looking to claim a deduction, be sure she follows the rules.

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32 Cummings & Lockwood LLC Attorneys Named to 2018 Best Lawyers® List

Cummings & Lockwood LLC is pleased to announce that 32 of the Firm’s attorneys in Connecticut and Florida have been included in the 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

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