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SMU LawEstate and gift tax2024
SMU LawEstate and gift tax2023
SMU LawIncome tax2022
SMU LawIncome tax2021
SMU LawIncome tax2020
SMU LawIncome tax2019
SMU LawIncome tax2018
SMU LawIncome tax2017
SMU LawIncome tax2016
SMU LawIncome tax2015
SMU LawIncome tax2014
SMU LawIncome tax2013


Income Taxation of Property Acquired from a DecedentP.L.I.2024


Disclaimer Planning: No Coin Toss Needed for Unpredictable Tax LawEstate Planning Journal, Volume 51, Number 062024
Curing Basis Discrepancy: Exercise of Substitution PowerTax Notes Federal, Volume 1722021
Curing Basis Discrepancy: Sales and Substitutions of Trust PropertyTax Notes Federal, Volume 169 (cover article)2020
Annotated Tax Provisions for Limited Liability CompaniesPartnership Tax Practice Series, Practising Law Institute2013-2024
Addressing Tax Liens in Estate AdministrationState Bar of Texas, Intermediate Estate Planning and Probate Course2018
Symposium – What Estate and Trust Counsel Say About the Current State of Estates and TrustsWillamette Management Associates’ Insights, Issue 1062016

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