Can Bankruptcy Settle Tax Debt?

There is a misconception that tax debt cannot be discharged in bankruptcy. As you will see below, there are certain circumstances when a taxpayer can be relieved of a tax debt. I don’t recommend bankruptcy lightly.  Bankruptcy should be used when all other avenues have been exhausted. Certain back taxes can be discharged in bankruptcy […]

Final Rule on Overtime Regulations Effective Dec. 1, 2016

On May 18, 2016, President Obama and Secretary of Labor Perez announced the publication of the Department of Labor’s final rule updating the overtime regulations, which will automatically extend overtime pay protections to over 4 million workers within the first year of implementation. This long-awaited update will result in a meaningful boost to many workers’ wallets, […]