On January 19, Heidi Seely and Christopher Voukides presented on the Boston Bar Association webinar, "Trust & Estates Mid-Year Review." The two-hour session covered recent federal and state case law, legislation and tax law matters. Seely, co-chair of the Public Policy Committee, discussed the Parentage Act, MUTDA and other legislative acts moving through the Massachusetts legislature. Voukides, co-chair of the New Developments Committee, discussed recent cases involving the inclusion of a trust interest as a marital asset, and Massachusetts estate tax inclusion issues related to out-of-state QTIP property. The Tax Law Updates Committee also reported on important updates regarding the Internal Revenue Code, federal tax law and recent related cases.
Learn more about the Boston Bar Association's Trust & Estates Committees and future events here.