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Augulis Law Firm
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Posted On 1/7/2013In case you haven’t heard, the New Year brought a new law recently signed by the President. To avoid the country from falling off the “fiscal cliff,” the “American Taxpayer Relief Act” was approved on New Year’s Day.
Posted On 12/31/2012
Augulis Law Firm named a 2013 Five-Star Wealth Manager by NJ Monthly Magazine
Posted On 12/31/2012
Augulis Law Firm recipient of 2013 Martindale-Hubblle Consumer Satisfaction Preeminent Rating
Posted On 12/20/2012There are only a few days left before the clock strikes midnight on December 31st and the tax law changes. Or will it?
Posted On 5/18/2012
In a constant effort to stay updated with new and changing laws and to better serve his clients, Alan Augulis has recently joined the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
Posted On 10/18/2011
Alan Augulis was recently quoted in Karen Hube's Washington Post article entitled "How to Minimize Estate Taxes Even if You're Not Rich"
Posted On 1/5/2011
The Augulis Law Firm is pleased to announce that we have been recognized as a 2011 Five Star Wealth Manager. We are honoroed that our clients nominated us to this elite group, comprising of less than 2% of the wealth managers in the New Jersey area. Thank you!
For more information regarding this award and the selection process, please see the article as seen in the New Jersey Monthly Magazine by clicking the following link: http://www.pageturnpro.com/Crescendo-Business-Services/21931-2011-NJ-WM-Alan-Augulis/index.html#/1
Posted On 12/28/2010
On December 17th, Congress revised the estate tax with a new law, TRA 2010, that sets the exclusion amount at $5 million per person for 2010 – 2012. However, this temporary adjustment to the estate tax exclusion disappears in 2013, and returns with an exclusion of $1 million per person. Read more about how the estate tax revision under TRA 2010 will affect your estate plan, regardless of whether you have a taxable estate.
Posted On 8/25/2010
In any year, assets passing from a decedent to his or her surviving spouse do so tax-free because of the unlimited marital deduction. The potential tax consequences come into play when the survivor eventually dies.
A common estate planning strategy is
Posted On 12/2/2009
Mr. Augulis was recently quoted in Barron's magazine on the topic of Estate Planning and the importance of nominating a trustee.
Posted On 5/29/2009
Carolyn Bigdas article "Rethink Your Legacy" in the June issue of Money Magazine explores the five questions you should be asking regarding your estate. The article recommends the American Academys website, www.aaepa.com, as a source to find a qualified estate planning attorney. The Associate Director of Education at the Academy, Steve Hartnett, was also interviewed in the article and lent his expertise to one of the five questions. This is the fifth mention of finding a quality attorney on the American Academys members list by Money Magazine in the last 21 issues.
Posted On 1/23/2006
Mr. Augulis was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article on January 23, 2006 entitled “No Thanks: Sometimes, refusing a windfall can be a wise move. Here’s how to do it.”