Monthly Archives: February 2013

Congress Extended Short Sale Tax Relief Through 2013

Congress breathed life back into the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007 (MFDRA), extending it through December 31, 2013. After fierce debate, U.S. legislators extended the MFDRA for another year as part of the fiscal cliff deal. Over a year ago, Arizona bankruptcy and tax relief attorney Lawrence ‘D’ Pew published an important article on the Hidden IRS Tax Consequences of Home Mortgage Debt Forgiveness. When Mr. Pew wrote that article, the MFDRA was set to expire [...]

By |2019-09-19T06:24:19+00:00February 22nd, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Congress Extended Short Sale Tax Relief Through 2013

Spring Training with February’s 2013 Arizona Bankruptcy Newsletter

Just in time for Spring Training in the Cactus League, we’ve covered a lot of territory in the February 2013 issue of the Pew Law Center’s Arizona Bankruptcy Newsletter. Here’s what you’ll find inside the pages of February’s newsletter: Chapter 13’s Advantages Over Debt Management Programs If you’re caught between a decision: A) to file for Chapter 13 bankruptcy, and B) to try avoiding collections by renegotiating what you owe under a debt management program, then you definitely [...]

By |2013-02-20T12:39:14+00:00February 20th, 2013|Categories: Bankruptcy|Comments Off on Spring Training with February’s 2013 Arizona Bankruptcy Newsletter

Firearm Manufacture and Dealer Licenses Up in Arizona

One aspect of the Arizona economy continues to boom, and that’s the manufacture and sale of firearms. Increase in Licenses To Manufacture Firearms A business license to manufacture firearms also allows for the sale and customization of guns, covering accessories like the making of silencers. The three states leading the country in the number of applications submitted for these permits are Arizona, Florida, and Texas. According the DOJ’s Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the past three [...]

By |2013-02-04T14:14:18+00:00February 4th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Firearm Manufacture and Dealer Licenses Up in Arizona