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Got a will? Here are 11 more end-of-life documents you may need.

Most consumers don’t have key end-of-life documents in place. Documents like a DNR and POLST overlap, but that redundancy can help ensure your wishes are followed. “We all prepare ahead of time for what we know is coming up,” Amy Florian, chief executive of Corgenius, told advisors Wednesday at Schwab IMPACT 2017 in Chicago. If […]

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IRS Announces It Will Begin Enforcing Unpopular Employer Mandate

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen is leaving a good-bye gift as he exits his job tomorrow and it is going to be a “major hit on employers,” according to an editorial in this morning’s Wall Street Journal. The IRS will for the first time begin to enforce the unpopular employer mandate in ObamaCare. Letters to noncompliant […]

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IRS faulted on scrutiny of estate and gift tax returns

Having a carefully and accurately constructed estate plan can help eliminate uncertainty when it comes time to file your estate and gift tax returns. Click to read full article PDF> Michael Cohn original article here Need a Speaker for a Business Event? Give us a call at (617) 369-0111 or email law@shoffnerassociates.com SUPPORT Children of […]

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Digital Asset Planning , Password Sharing & the Risk of Liability

Digital Asset Planning Is Essential Since 2005, the percentage of American adults who have a social media account has increased from 5% to 69%. On average, internet users have 7 social media accounts (up from 3 in 2012). And that number doesn’t include other digital assets individuals may accumulate in their lifetime: emails, bitcoins, domain […]

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Seven Words to Learn Before You Apply for Your Next Loan

Growing firms need cash, but cash can get tight. All firms should have access to reserve cash, such as a line of credit, but applying for a loan can be nerve-wracking — especially when bankers start throwing out unfamiliar terms. One of my clients (now in his second year on the Inc. 5000) needed to […]

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Simon Sinek speaking about the workplace of today…

If you don’t have the phone, that is when you enjoy the world. That is when ideas happen. Find a better balance between life and technology. It is the RIGHT thing to do.   Simon Sinek speaking about Millennials in the workplace of today, and social media addiction. IT IS ONE OF THE BEST SPEECH […]

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USCIS reverses decades-old policy of waiving interviews for employment-based green card applicants.

Alert: USCIS reverses decades-old policy of waiving interviews for employment-based green card applicants. On August 25, 2017, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) confirmed that, as part of President Trump’s “extreme vetting” directives, potential legal immigrant workers will be required to undergo in-person interviews with USCIS. The interview requirement will apply to anyone moving […]

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Small Business Guides from Mass.gov

Small Business Guides Mass.gov   http://www.mass.gov/hed/business/small-business/ See Freya’s Help for Your Family on Stoughton TV Freya Shoffner was featured on the Hidden Gemz Show fielding questions from panelists about estate planning and small business. Freya starts at 12:26   http://71.184.118.35/vod/4839-Hidden-Gems-10-Medium-v1.mp4 Need a Speaker for a Business Event? With the right help, you are more likely […]

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We are excited to announce that Eastern Bank is co-sponsoring the first ever Arc Tank competition!

  We are excited to announce that Eastern Bank is co-sponsoring the first ever Arc Tank competition! The Northeast Arc and the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation want your ideas to identify innovative concepts to help positively disrupt the system to improve the lives of persons with intellectual disabilities and/or autism and their families. They […]

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New study shows what our bosses are not giving us at work

Employee engagement is the difference between seeing your work as a job or as a career. If you’ve ever worked in an office counting down the hours till you can clock out, you know this intimately. But a new comprehensive human resources study can now back you up with numbers.In an Officevibe real-time data survey of […]

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