The IRS, in Revenue Procedure 2017-58, just released its annual list of inflation adjustments for various Internal Revenue Code sections. Of note for those of us interested in estate planning and income tax adjustments are the following items: The unified credit against estate tax for 2018 is adjusted to allow $5,600,000 to pass without incurring [...]
Justin Bish wrote a new whitepaper, summarizing an important Supreme Court of Pennsylvania opinion. This new case will change the way many Pennsylvania trust attorneys practice under the Uniform Trust Act. Read the whitepaper here
On October 9, 2017, McQuaide Blakso sponsored and attended the 16th annual Chefs on Stage. State College Magazine organized the event, which benefited the Bob Perks Cancer Fund this year. Attorneys Cristin Long, Phil Miles, Tom Schrack, and Darryl Slimak attended along with guests.
On October 4, 2017, a team of McQuaide Blasko attorneys and guests participated in the 10th Annual Centre Volunteers in Medicine (CVIM) Battle of the Minds. McQuaide Blasko also sponsored the event, which benefits CVIM in its mission to care for uninsured individuals living or working Centre County. Although Team "Legal Eagles" did not bring [...]
McQuaide Blasko staff and attorneys participated in the Centre County United Way Day of Caring on October 5. A group of volunteers from McQuaide Blasko and Centre Crest cleaned up the gardens and landscaping at the nursing home in Bellefonte. The volunteers from McQuaide Blasko were: Justin Bish, John Blasko, Terry Harris, Cristin Long, Caroline [...]
Michael P. Routch presides as Chairman of the PBA Workers’ Compensation Section Leadership Council at its Annual Fall Meeting
Mr. Routch presides as Chairman of the PBA Workers' Compensation Section Leadership Council at its Annual Fall Meeting. The Council provides input and guidance on Workers' Compensation legal issues throughout Pennsylvania. To his left is former Chairman Dan Bricmont and PBA President Sharon Lopez. Photo courtesy of PBA Twitter feed: https://twitter.com/pabarassn/status/915630039386984448
McQuaide Blasko is proud to be a Platinum Sponsor of the 2017 Feed the Need Hershey fundraiser, which will be held on Sunday, November 12. This event supports the Hershey Food Bank, a non-profit organization that serves the Derry Township community by providing food and assistance with the temporary needs of families and individuals in [...]