2021 Property Tax Valuations Being Determined [Gray Area of the Law]


  • May 5, 2021
  • /   Brendan Lynch
  • /   Blogs,Gray Area of the Law,Property Taxes,Tax,Real Estate,Senior Housing
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Shareholder Brendan Lynch discusses what to expect as property appraisers begin to determine 2021 valuations for properties in Florida, and what that could mean for property owners.

Biden Proposes Tax Hike on Businesses and High-Income Individuals


  • April 29, 2021
  • /   Amanda Wilson
  • /   Tax,Articles
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President Biden is currently proposing a number of key tax provisions that will increase taxes on businesses and high-income individuals.

IRS Extends Tax Day to May 17


  • March 18, 2021
  • /   Amanda Wilson
  • /   Tax,Articles,Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force
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The Internal Revenue Service extended the tax deadline for individuals from April 15, 2021 to May 17, 2021.

12 Lowndes Attorneys Named to Orlando Family Magazine’s “Awesome Attorneys 2021”


  • February 11, 2021
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  • /   Litigation & Trial Practice,Commercial Litigation,Technology,Cybersecurity & eDiscovery,Construction,Environmental Law,Intellectual Property Services,Tax,Real Estate
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The annual list of the leading lawyers in Greater Orlando is based on nominations from industry peers and magazine readers.

IRS Extends Much-Needed Opportunity Zone Relief


  • January 20, 2021
  • /   Amanda Wilson
  • /   Tax,Articles,Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force
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Yesterday, the IRS issued Notice 2021-10, which extends the June 4, 2020, relief that the IRS previously granted to opportunity zone investors and qualified opportunity funds (QOFs) in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Property-Tax Exemptions for Senior-Living Facilities: Application Deadline is March 1, 2021 [Gray Area of The Law]


  • January 14, 2021
  • /   Brendan Lynch
  • /   Senior Housing,Tax,Gray Area of the Law,Blogs
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Attorney Brendan Lynch discusses the multiple statutes under which a senior living facility could be entitled to a property tax exemption.

New COVID-19 Relief Bill Allows Deductibility of Expenses Paid with Forgiven PPP Loans


  • December 21, 2020
  • /   Amanda Wilson
  • /   Articles,Tax,Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force
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As I previously reported in an article published earlier this month, the IRS has repeatedly taken the position that businesses cannot deduct otherwise deductible expenses (such as payroll or rent) if the business used Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) loan proceeds...

IRS Doubles Down on Non-Deductibility of Expenses Paid with Forgivable PPP Loan Proceeds


  • December 2, 2020
  • /   Amanda Wilson
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Tax
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IRS asserts that a taxpayer cannot deduct expenses paid with PPP loan proceeds if the taxpayer reasonably expects the loan to be forgiven.

New Treasury and IRS Regulations Bless SALT Deductions for Pass-through Entities


  • November 10, 2020
  • /   Amanda Wilson
  • /   Blogs,Tax,Lowndes Taxing Times
Lowndes Taxing Times
Lowndes attorneys Amanda Wilson and Andrew Kelly discuss the approval of a workaround to the $10,000 cap on the state and local tax (SALT) deduction in President Trump’s 2017 tax law.

Lowndes Named to 2021 U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” List By U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers


  • November 5, 2020
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Lowndes is pleased to announce the firm has once again been recognized as one of the country’s leading firms in the 2021 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms,” which is a collaboration between U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.