Op-Eds and Essays from Harold E. Collins

Op-eds and Essays by Harold E. Collins

Death Tax Planning

October 1, 2020 Dear Clients: After researching recent changes in Federal Estate and Gift Tax laws, I took time to review many of our clients’ documents. Most were executed years ago. Other than changes in the law, I suspect there have also been a number of changes in...

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Figures don’t lie, but liars figure

Has anyone bothered to do the math on this so-called COVID 19 crises? Using published numbers from your 5-8-20 edition, we have 5,200,000 people in Chicago and its suburbs. Only 4/100ths of 1% (.04%) have died from this virus. The 48,341 positive cases represent .92%...

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