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Joseph L. Bierwirth will be the featured speaker at the November 2016 meeting of the Boston Probate and Estate Planning Forum meeting

The Union Club


Hemenway & Barnes partner Joseph L. Bierwirth will present at the November 2, 2016 meeting of the Boston Probate and Estate Planning Forum. Joe will review the probate court’s decision in Dassori, as Personal Representative of the Estate of Anita Curtis vs. Comm. of Rev. and the constitutional arguments for excluding non-Massachusetts real estate from estate taxation in Massachusetts. This will include a discussion of what this decisions means with respect to future M-706 filings for Massachusetts residents who die holding non-Massachusetts real estate. Also presenting will be Andree M. Saulnier, who served as the estate’s general counsel.


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