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Al-Shathir to Present “Tax 101 for Non-Tax Attorneys”

On August 10th and 11th, 2016, Laura E. Krebs Al-Shathir will speak on two topics during a live seminar and video webcast entitled: “Tax 101 for Non-Tax Attorneys”.

Tax 101 for Non-Tax Attorneys

Are you anticipating all potential tax traps and advantages in different business transactions? Are you aware of recent changes to federal, state and local taxes? Do you know how to best handle common real estate, property and estate taxation issues for your business clients? Our experienced faculty will show you how to handle tax-related matters on an everyday basis and provide essential procedures, processes and techniques for non-tax attorneys. Gain a strong foundation of IRS, state and local tax laws, regulations and requirements – as well as key fundamentals for handling common tax issues your business clients face on an everyday basis.

Real Estate and Property Taxation: What Attorneys Need to Know

Laura will be speaking on facilitating 1031 like-kind exchanges, capital gains taxation, dealing with depreciation issues, structuring purchase agreements to minimize taxes, and other issues.

For additional information about the live video webcast, please visit the event page.

For Attorneys Who Don’t Deal with Tax Issues on an Everyday Basis
Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls: Attorney Fiduciary Liability, Fraud and More

Laura’s presentation will include the following topics: identifying fraud, IRS Circular 230, attorney-client privilege, preparer penalties, and how attorneys and accountants work together.

For additional information about the live seminar, please visit the event page.

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At Capes Sokol, we strive to find the best solutions to our client's legal problems and to turn even complex challenges into opportunities. That’s why each member of our St. Louis-based team is committed to looking at every issue from multiple angles. We bring teamwork and collaboration across disciplines. We take the time to listen and understand our clients' industries, problems and challenges. And then we apply deep legal knowledge, experience and creativity all leading to strategies and execution that just make sense.

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