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Will Harmless Error Rule

By: Samantha L. Heaton

On April 15, 2020, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz signed into law new legislation related to COVID-19.  Among many other provisions, the legislation includes a relaxation of the normal formalities for signing a Will by including a “Harmless Error” provision. Typically, in order for a person to create a Will, two witnesses must be present to ...


Staying Within The Family

Attorney Doug Wolgamot addressed the unique set of challenges faced by the owners of family businesses.

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COVID-19 and Estate Planning: Strategies to Consider Now

By: Samantha L. Heaton

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to dramatic fluctuations in the stock market and the value of closely held businesses.  Although we all hope that the massive dips in values are temporary, these challenges present unique opportunities for individuals who would be subject to federal or state estate taxes.  Lower values allow more assets to be ...


Upsize and Club E: Family Business Guide

Attorney Doug Wolgamot will address the unique set of challenges faced by the owners of family businesses.

Minneapolis Club
729 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Thursday, January 23, 2020

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Minnesota Enacts New Estate and Gift Tax Laws

On March 21, 2013, Governor Dayton signed a tax bill that impacts Minnesota residents as well as those who reside out-of-state, but own real estate and other assets in Minnesota.

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Supreme Court Overturns Defense of Marriage Act

The decision will impact businesses and individuals in the areas of estate planning, tax, employment practices and employee benefits.

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Minnesota Gift and Estate Tax Law Changes

The Omnibus Tax Bill contains major changes to the Minnesota estate and gift tax laws, effective July 1, 2013.

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Minnesota’s Marriage Equality Act: What You Need to Know

On May 14, 2013, Governor Dayton signed into law legislation revising the definition of "marriage" in Minnesota to include same-sex marriage. The law becomes effective August 1, 2013.

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