Estate Planning

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Dorot & Bensimon PL is dedicated to providing the highest level of legal service and competence to individuals, families, businesses and charitable organizations. At Dorot & Bensimon PL, we deliver excellence – period. With our attorneys holding advanced degrees in …


Asset Protection


Being the most litigious society in the world, ownership of assets – whether a business, real estate, cash or other – all but puts a bull’s-eye on you.  Protecting yourself and your family from future creditors should be a priority. …


International Tax Planning

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Individuals and companies engaged in international business and trade are very often overwhelmed by the multitude of regulations, laws and tax provisions governing their endeavors. One thing is certain, the sooner you plan, the simpler the process. From a simple …


Probate & Estate Administration

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The administration of an estate is a difficult process, especially while grieving the loss of a loved-one. At Dorot & Bensimon PL we understand the gravity of these trying times and assist our clients with all aspects of probate and …


FBAR & Voluntary Disclosure

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If you have reached this page, it is probably the middle of the night and you cannot sleep. You heard somewhere, from someone, that the Internal Revenue Service has recently hired 15,000 new Agents and has made international tax enforcement …


Business Planning & Commercial Transactions

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Embarking on a business venture encompasses a myriad of very important decisions. Business formation decisions such as where to incorporate, what entity form best suits the business and the tax implications attendant to that choice are the most fundamental considerations. …


IRS Tax Controversy

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Getting a letter from the IRS means one of two things – either a refund or a bill. While the former may always be welcomed, the latter is probably not. Under today’s Internal Revenue Code, very few people get things …


Florida Department of Revenue Controversy

The Department of Revenue routinely audits businesses to find out whether state taxes were collected, reported, and paid correctly.  While you are busy running your business, the attorneys at DOROT & BENSIMON PL will take care of your compliance and …


Expatriation Tax Planning

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For those citizens and permanent residents looking to expatriate from the United States, new laws enacted in 2008 have changed the expatriation landscape dramatically. The 10-year rule you may have known in prior years has been replaced with a new …


Preimmigration Tax Planning


Immigrating to the United States entails significant considerations.  An immigration attorney is probably already assisting you in obtaining a Visa, residence status or permanent citizenship.  However, very strict and sometimes unduly burdensome tax rules apply to foreigners immigrating to the …


Prenuptial And Postnuptial Planning

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Marriage is a wonderful institution, but in today’s world, even those who were head-over-heels for each other on their wedding day are statistically more likely than not to find themselves on opposing sides of the mediation table. A prenuptial agreement …


Foreign Investment In US Real Property

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Some of the most dangerously unknown tax traps exist in the realm of foreign investment in U.S. real property. With the high demand for U.S. real estate by foreign buyers, the opportunity to capitalize on great rebounding market has never …


Real Estate Transactions

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At DOROT & BENSIMON PL our attorneys provide practical and knowledgeable legal counsel related to all aspects of real estate transactions, land use, entity formation, and financing. Our attorneys have helped many individuals and entities in with the purchase, trade, …