Resources

The materials on our site are for educational purposes and administrative reference and are, by nature, generalized. Please obtain legal advice regarding the application to your needs and circumstances.

Small business governance checklist 1

by: Andrew B. Platt

In between the publicly traded companies and single-owner businesses are companies that need to balance the burdens and benefits of regular attention to how their success is based on their attention to people, money, execution, strategy, threats and governance.

Effective Strategies for Asset Protection 1

by: R. Glen Woods

Gifts, Exemption, Limited Partnership, and Nevada and Offshore Protection Trusts.

Asset Protection Planning for the IRA

by: R. Glen Woods

Many business owners, professionals and investors are familiar with the benefits that can be obtained...

Business Owners’ 2011 End of Year Checklist 1

by: Andrew B. Platt

We expect that you have more than enough things to consider as each year winds down, our hope is that this list will help ease your concerns rather than add to them.

Incorporated Terms of Representation 1

by: Brian C. Whitaker

Please discuss any questions you have about the terms and scope of our representation.

Nontraditional Uses of the Asset Protection Trust – Outline

by: R. Glen Woods

Nevada AP Trusts are versatile and can be used in exciting ways

Family Limited Partnerships as a Planning Tool – Outline

by: R. Glen Woods

With the popularity of LLCs, there is still a unique role for limited partnerships.

Buy-Sell Agreements for the Closely Held Business

by: Andrew B. Platt

You probably have a buy-sell provisions, do they protect you or tie your hands?

Reasons not to Use S Corporations

by: R. Glen Woods

There was a time when S-Corporations were the correct answer to most business owners’ needs; here is what changed.

Memorandum on Prohibited Transactions

by: R. Glen Woods

Effective January 1, 1975, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (“ERISA”) established federal standards of...

The Right Tools for Your Business 1

by: Brian C. Whitaker

Overview of LLC formation prices.

Dynasty Trusts

by: R. Glen Woods

Reasons to -- and not to -- create a Dynasty Trust, as well as tips to plan and fund it.

Asset Protection Outline 1

by: R. Glen Woods

Reasons, goals and tips for effective asset protection planning. ...

Sparks Nugget Decision

by: Andrew B. Platt

At the intersection of use and sales tax, the Supreme Court provides guidance that is confusing as written.

Business Owner’s 2012 End of Year Tax Considerations 1

by: Andrew B. Platt

The business community should be aware of the new 3.8% tax on passive income and...

Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care Decisions 1

by: Andrew B. Platt

Everyone should have a healthcare proxy executed and the Legislature has defined the basic terms for Nevada.

Business Owners and Managers Can be Personally Responsible for Nevada Taxes

by: Andrew B. Platt

You were told that using an business entity protects you from liabilities of the business, there are very few exceptions and Nevada taxes are a worrying example.

Considerations in Choice of Entity Revisited

by: R. Glen Woods

As you meet with us to discuss entity planning, these are the issues that we will raise with you. In certain cases, one factor will dominate others, but we will always ask about your pro forma as tax issues are more difficult to change mid-stream.