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June 2012 Archives

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Tax Exempt Transfers of Real Estate in a Divorce

A transfer of real estate from one spouse to another, in a jointly held property, is exempt from real estate transfer tax when it is done pursuant to a divorce decree or marital settlement agreement.  That is why it is essential that a marital settlement agreement properly address and provide for the disposition of all marital assets.

Hershey Summer Concert Series 2012- Underage Drinking and the PBT

A person commits a summary offense if he or she, being less than 21 years of age, attempts to purchase, purchases, consumes, possesses, or knowingly and intentionally transports any liquor or malt or brewed beverages.  

Possible Changes Coming to the Way the Courts Deal with Family Law Cases

A new Bill introduced by the PA House on March 27, 2012 would substantially alter the manner in which courts are to deal with family law cases, such as divorce, custody, support, paternity and abuse.