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The needs of the private client are both pointed and diverse. While you require the advanced skills of a specialist, you also have diverse needs that must be understood and integrated by your lawyer. With its broad base of multi-degreed, multi-disciplinary attorneys, DUGGAN BERTSCH is uniquely positioned in the legal space to best serve the needs of Private Clients.

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News From DUGGAN BERTSCH

State and Local Tax Quarterly Update

This issue addresses: Market Based Sourcing of Receipts, the recent Illinois ruling of Shared Imaging, LLC v. Brian Hamer et al, 2017 IL App (1st) 152817, and areas of interest regarding Illinois’ recent tax increases/changes. 

  1. Apportionment and Market Based Sourcing of Sales of Receipts from Services – Confusing, But An Opportunity to Plan! 
  2. Shared Imaging, LLC v. Brian Hamer et al, 2017 IL App (1st) 152817 – Guidance from Illinois courts regarding the temporary storage exemption.
  3. Illinois Tax Increase Highlights – Highlights from the Illinois Department of Revenue’s Informational Bulletin

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Illinois Enacts Sweeping Changes to LLC Act

The Illinois Limited Liability Company Act (805 ILCS 180/1-1) has undergone significant changes via House Bill 4361, which was signed into law by Governor Rauner on July 28, 2016.  These amendments took effect July 1, 2017.  The consequences of the amendments to the Act may require revisiting and amending existing documents to ensure compliance with new provisions under the Act, and consistency with the intent of the parties.  Some of these changes are detailed below.  Please feel free to contact us to discuss how these amendments may impact you.   

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