A new federal law has changed the way that the IRS audits and collects underpayment of tax (and interest and penalties) from partnerships. Ellen Jackson and Katie Groblewski explain the changes and steps partners should take to comply.
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Washington's new power of attorney act will go info effect January 1, 2017. Ellen Jackson summarizes key points of the new law.
The end of the year often means gift giving, and many families consider contributing to savings for a child's future college education as a gift. Ellen Jackson outlines the differences between Guaranteed Education Tuition Programs and 529 Plans.
The Washington Department of Labor and Industries announced that piece rate workers who earn a nondiscretionary bonus are entitled to additional rest break pay. Sarah Wixson explains the impact of this policy and how employers should calculate rest break pay.
Washington is one of only 10 community property states in the United States. Ellen Jackson shares the basics on community property law and how it pertains to estate planning.
In this last installment of a three-part series, Ellen Jackson reviews the benefits of having an irrevocable life insurance trust.