Knowledge Center

December 6, 2017
2017 Year-End Tax Letter: Anticipating Change
Congress appears poised to enact a major tax reform that could potentially make fundamental changes in the way you and your family calculate your federal income tax bill, and the amount of federal tax you will pay. This letter is designed to help you evaluate the changes that Congress is working on right now, and how those changes may impact your personal tax situation for 2017 and future years.
October 29, 2017
Look Before You Leap: Demystifying Cross-Border Recoveries
Rick Rein Contributed to an article discussing Local jurisdictions and establishing a plan of action for achieving an international recovery of an asset.
August 14, 2017
Sins of the States: Local Government’s Search for Revenue, State Tax Notes, July 17, 2017
The focus of the SALT community's discussion generally has been on the states' search for revenue and the creation of new revenue sources. What has been overlooked in that discussion, however, is the revenue needs of cities, counties, and other local governmental bodies.
November 7, 2017
Directed Trusts: Who’s the Boss? Liability in Directed Trusts & Administrative Dilemmas, Chicago Bar Association, 11/7/17
Grant discussed the Illinois directed trust statue and its underlying complications.
May 4, 2017
Collectors in Conversation: Charles Mottier with Richard M. Horwood
Asian Art Council, Art Institute of Chicago, May 4, 2017
May 3, 2017
The Best Laid Plans: Avoiding Administrative and Judicial Challenges, Chicago Bar Association, 5/3/17
Presented by Grant Hendricks at the Chicago Bar Association
December 8, 2017
Horwood Marcus & Berk Chartered Named to U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” - 2018
We are pleased to announce that HMB earned top recognition in the 2018 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.” Additionally, HMB was named a Tier 1 law firm in Chicago for Trusts & Estates.
December 4, 2017
Fred Marcus "What's Happening Everywhere Today?" at the 2017 Annual NYU Institute on State and Local Taxation - 12/4/17
Fred and an all-star team of "special reporters" will provide an in-depth review of significant SALT developments across the country.
December 4, 2017
Jordan Goodman Presents "Ethical Challenges for State Tax Professionals in an Era of Transparency" at the 2017 Annual NYU Institute on State and Local Taxation - 12/4/17
This ethics test examines everyday occurrences in the state tax world and applies the different ethical standards.

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