PK Law December Newsletter

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PK Law December Newsletter

New Year’s Resolution #1: Get Your Estate Plan In Order

The New Year is almost here and it’s time to put your estate planning on the top of your “to do” list. If you don’t have an estate plan in place, now is the time to put one in place. If you already have a plan, now is the time to do an estate plan review. As time passes, many things in your life change, and those changes can have a drastic impact on your estate plan wishes.

The Affordable Care Act’s Employer Mandate: Are You In Compliance?

The rules implementing the “play or pay mandate” and aggregation of employees in determining the “employee census” are complicated. The penalties for failing to comply can be significant. If employers have not already done so, they need to move into high gear to attempt to comply with the rules.

Beware of Entering into Business with your Spouse

The U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, which covers Maryland, recently rendered a tax decision noteworthy to all married couples who participate in their business together. The case, Johnson v. U.S., decided November 5, 2013, is significant because a wife, who participated in a company with her husband on a limited basis, was held liable for unpaid payroll taxes in spite of the fact that she had only limited involvement with the operation of the company and did not learn of the failure to pay the payroll taxes until she was notified by the IRS.

PK Law 2013 Holiday Food Box Program Helps Feed 250 Local Families

For the fifth year in a row, PK Law's Annual Food Box Program has helped to feed those in need in our local community. This year 250 food boxes were filled, purchased and delivered to area churches, food banks and shelters over the holidays.




CPE COURSE: Worker’s Misclassification & Wage Theft: What Accountants, Controllers and CFO’s Need to Know

On January 22nd at 8:00am, the Maryland Association of CPA’s, along with Pessin Katz Law and Hertzbach & Company, will host an informative CPE training seminar on “Worker’s Misclassification and Wage Theft.”





PK Law Receives Baltimore Sun Top Workplaces Honor for 2013

PK Law Receives Baltimore Sun Top Workplaces Honor for 2013

For the second year in a row, PK Law was honored as one of The Baltimore Sun’s Top Workplaces of 2013.

PK Law Super Lawyers And Rising Stars – More Than Ever

PK Law is honored to have twenty-three of its attorneys selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers Magazine’s top attorneys in Maryland for 2014.