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LLCs and Privacy: The end of the dance?

Limited liability companies—LLCs—are ubiquitous in New York real estate.  But a change last week is causing serious ripples in the use of LLCs: circumscribing and possibly eliminating their use as a privacy shield for real estate transactions.  This newsletter will outline the changes, potential strategies...

Getting a Mortgage Tax Refund

With tax season upon us, we want to share an often-overlooked—but valuable—tax credit.  (Who said that we only save you money on title insurance?)  But you should act quickly—before you file your 2014 taxes—to get a refund of a portion of the mortgage recording taxes...