Former Mauston Dude Ranch Owners Must Pony Up for Sham Tax Shelter
The former family owners of a dude ranch in Mauston, northwest of Wisconsin Dells, must pay the unpaid tax and tax avoidance penalties for selling the ranch through a sham transaction, a three-judge panel for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit has ruled.
The New Wisconsin Trust Code: Drafting the Rules Your Clients Need
Feb. 18, 2015 – Imagine facing a legal question and unable to find an answer. Every lawyer’s nightmare? Perhaps. But that was often the challenge estate planning attorneys faced prior to passage of the new Wisconsin Uniform Trust Code, says Randy Nelson. The new trust code sets out a series of default rules.
West's Jury Verdicts, Bench Decisions, Settlements, and Arbitration Awards
Feb. 18, 2015 – As a service to its members, the State Bar of Wisconsin has entered into an alliance agreement with West, a Thomson Reuters business, to provide award information on Wisconsin civil jury trials, bench trials, settlements, and arbitrations. West's editorial staff selects a few key Wisconsin cases from Westlaw's® West's Jury Verdicts – Wisconsin Reports to highlight in each issue of WisBar InsideTrack.