PK Law January Newsletter

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PK Law January Newsletter

Important 2014 Tax Developments

There are many important developments in the area and of taxation which will be applied in 2014. This brief list outlines some of the more notable changes in Federal tax law that may be of interest to you.

The Tax Man Cometh…A Recap

The IRS has released its “Estate Tax Returns Filed for Wealthy Decedents, 2003–2012” statics report. The Wealth Preservation team at PK Law can help you with the complicated issues surrounding Estate Planning. Contact a PK Law Wealth Preservation attorney to help you chart your future and preserve your assets or contact

Bankruptcy Punishment

On June 6, 2011 the United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit issued a fairly innocuous, unpublished opinion, rendered without oral argument, against an appellant appearing pro se in a bankruptcy matter. Little did the parties or the Ninth Circuit know that the case would become a cause celeb for the Supreme Court of the United States, which is to hear oral arguments in the case on January 13, 2014.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise and the Maryland Department of Transportation

What factors does the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) consider when determining ownership of a corporation for purposes of eligibility for certification as a disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE)?





Estate Planning Seminar To Discuss Wills, Trusts & Elder Law Featuring PK Law Attorneys Kimberly Battaglia and Helen Smith

PK Law attorneys Kimberly L. Battaglia and Helen M. Smith will host an estate planning/elder law seminar in the PK Law seminar room in the firm's Towson office located at 901 Dulaney Valley Road, Towson, MD 21204, on Thursday, February 20th at 10:00 a.m.





Adam E. Konstas & Kayleigh A. Toth are PK Law’s newest Associates

PK Law is proud to announce that Adam E. Konstas & Kayleigh A. Toth were sworn into the Maryland Bar on December 13, 2013 and are now new Associates of the firm.

PK Law Selected as Martindale-Hubbell’s 2014 U.S. Top Ranked Law Firms™

Pessin Katz Law, P.A. (PK Law) has been named one of Martindale-Hubbell’s 2014 U.S. Top Ranked Law Firms.