Chicago Attorney Ryan M. Holmes Published in ExpertBeacon on Tax and Estate Issues

Aug 18, 2014

CHICAGO, IL – Clark Hill attorney Ryan M. Holmes published an article titled, “Understand Taxes and Estate Planning in Transferring Your Wealth,” in ExpertBeacon. 

The article discusses the multitude of taxes: income, capital gains, estate, gift, generation-skipping transfer tax, excise, inheritance, and property tax—just to name a few. The article also covers discount strategies to consider, annual exclusion gifting, common mistakes, and hiring the proper experts for your estate plan. 

Holmes concentrates his practice on income, gift, generational and estate tax planning (with an added emphasis on capital gains tax planning in light of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (ATRA)); estate and trust planning and administration; probate and guardianship administration; and probate, trust and guardianship litigation. He also maintains an active corporate and real estate practice, both residential and commercial. 

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