Special needs education

Special Needs Education During COVID

The pandemic response across the country has led to incalculable problems and challenges. One problem area that has been hit especially hard: special needs education. What is special needs education? In normal times, U.S. law requires states and local school districts to provide opportunities for children with special needs. The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act…

Trust reporting requirements

Trust Reporting Requirements in Arizona

There are trust reporting requirements for every trustee. Those requirements vary depending on the circumstances, though. Is the trust revocable or irrevocable? Who are the current beneficiaries? What happens to the trust after the death of current beneficiaries (or, perhaps, the passage of time)? As we discuss in this podcast episode, Arizona’s trust reporting requirements…

End of Year Gifts

End of Year Gifts

We’re already in December! That means (among other things) that it’s time to consider your end-of-year gifts. You already know that you are limited to making gifts of $15,000, right? Wrong! There is no such limit, as we explain in this week’s podcast episode. The “limit” is just on gifts that escape any reporting requirement…