Articles & Presentations

Publications

Author, Community Property Chapter, Colorado Estate Planning Handbook, 2005

Author, Planning for Community Property in Colorado, The Colorado Lawyer, June 2002 issue

Author, Reforming Charitable Remainder Trusts in Colorado Under the New IRS Procedures, The Colorado Lawyer, September, 1999 issue

Presentations

Presentation, Tax and Estate Planning Issues for Non-Citizen Clients and Clients Owning Foreign Properties, Colorado Society of CPAs November 5, 2015; Boulder County Estate Planning Council September 8, 2015; Colorado Bar Association August 2, 2016

Presentation, Understanding and Using Specialized Trusts, Including GRATs, IDITs, Pet Trust, and More, Co-Presenter, Colorado Bar Association CLE, May 6, 2015

Presentation, What Kind of Trust Does My Client (or Client’s Spouse) Have and Is It Reachable By His or Her Creditors or Divorcing Spouse?, Presenter, Family Law Section of the Boulder County Bar Association, September 17, 2014

Presentation, Electing In and Out of the Automatic GST Allocation Rules on Form 709: When, Why, and How, Colorado Society of CPAs, May 1, 2014

Presentation, Current Charitable Planning Strategies and Issues, Co-Presenter, Colorado Planned Giving Roundtable Technical Series, September 23, 2013

Presentation, Planning For the New Colorado Client (Considerations for Clients Moving to Colorado From Other States), Co-Presenter, Trust and Estate Section of the Colorado Bar Association 33rd Annual Estate Planning Retreat, June 13-15, 2013

Presentation, Using Trusts to Protect Assets From A Child's Creditors and Divoring Spouses, Co-Presenter, Taxation Estate Planning and Probate and Family Law Sections of the Boulder County Bar Association, April 30, 2012

Presentation, "Crummey Trusts" The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly: Understanding and Using Sepcialized Trusts, Co-Sponsored by the Turst and Estate Section of the Colorado Bar Association, April 29, 2010

Presentation, Gifts to Trusts and Navigating the Form 709, Including When to Elect In or Out of the Automatic GST Allocation Rules, CSCPAs Boulder/Longmont Chapter, October 22, 2009

Presentation, Colorado Trusts and Estate Law Update (September 2007-August 2009), 23th Biennial Advanced Estate Planning Symposium, September 10-11, 2009; Boulder County Bar Association, September 23, 2009

Presentation, Crummy "Crummy Trusts" Issues, 2008 Annual Estate Planning Retreat, June 12-14, 2008

Presentation, Trusts and Estates Law Updates, Colorado Bar Association Annual Legislative Update, June 11, 2008

Presentation, Community Property and Joint Trusts, CLE in Colorado, Inc., November 9, 2007

Presentation, Joint Trusts: Advantage and Pitfalls, Boulder County Bar Association, Estate Planning Council, October 2, 2007

Presentation, Advising Nonprofit Organization in Colorado, Colorado Bar Association Business and Taxation Law Section, May 17-18, 2007

Presentation, Estate Planning Update: Recent Developments in Estate and Gift
Tax, Boulder County Bar Association Trust and Estate Section, August 23, 2006

Presentation, Estate and Gift Tax Update: Recent Developments in Estate and
Gift Tax, Colorado Society of CPAs, August 9, 2006

Presentation, Estate and Gift Tax Update: Recent Developments in Estate and
Gift Tax, Larimer County Trust and Estate Bar Committee, May 24, 2006

Presentation, What Every Advisor Should Know About Dynasty Crummey Trusts, Boulder County Estate Planning Council, August 8, 2005

Presentation, Community Property Issues in Estate Planning for Mobile Clients, Colorado Bar Association Trust and Estate Section Annual Estate Planning Retreat, Telluride, June 9-12, 2005

Presentation, Estate Planning Update: Recent Developments in Estate and Gift Tax, Centennial Estate Planning Council, March 10, 2005, and Boulder County Bar Association Taxation, Estate Planning and Probate Section, March 23, 2005

Presentation, Family Limited Partnerships, Partnership Tax Class at CU, November 8, 2004

Presentation, Estate Planning Update: Where Are We Now?, Community Foundation Serving Boulder County CLE, October 7, 2004

Presentation, Family Limited Partnerships After Strangi: Still a Viable Planning Technique?, Colorado Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Section, November 2003

Presentation, Family Limited Partnership Update,2003 Advanced Estate Planning Symposium University of Denver College of Law, September 2003

Presentation, The GST Tax and the New Automatic Allocation Rules, Boulder/Longmont Chapter, Colorado Society of CPAs, June 2003

Presentation, Maximizing the Leverage of Today's Ultra-Low Federal Interest Rates, KCS Breakfast Club, May 2003

Presentation, Intermediate Sanctions, Caplan and Earned LLC, January 2003

Presentation, A Primer on Trusts: The Basics and Beyond, Family Law Section, Boulder County Bar Association, February 2002

Presentation, Community Property Considerations with Colorado Residents, Boulder/Longmont Area Chapter, Colorado Society of CPAs, September 2002

Presentation, The GST Tax and the Impact of the 2001 Tax Act, Trust, Estate Planning and Probate Section, Boulder County Bar Association, September 2002

Presentation, Pesky Reporting Issues Panel - Corporate Reports, Article 9 UCC Filings, and Changes, in Secretary of State Filings, HFMA Colorado Chapter and Colorado Bar Association Health Law Section, November 2002

Presentation, The Impact of Community Property on Colorado Estate Planning, 2001 Advanced Estate Planning Symposium University of Denver College of Law, September 2001

Presentation, Use of Dynasty Trusts in Estate Planning, Boulder County Bar Tax Section October 25, 2000 and& Boulder County Estate Planners Council February 6, 2001

Presentation, Estate Planning and Administration Issues with Imported Community Property and Joint Revocable Trusts, Colorado Bar Association CLE Seminar, October 2, 1998,

Presentation, Principles of Estate Planning with 1993 Legislative Update, CPA seminar, December 1993

Presentation, Guardianships and Related Alternatives, Community Services for Individuals with Disabilities Awareness Night, San Antonio, TX, October 12, 1993

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