Maryland Estate Tax and Recoupling - Rockville, MD

Sep 18, 2014 05:30pm -
Sep 18, 2014 08:30pm

Event Description

Maryland Estate Tax and Recoupling


Presented by: 

Laura Lynn Thomas, Esquire


Capital Area Chapter Meeting  

September 18, 2014 


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Program Description


This presentation will begin with a short review of the current application of the Maryland estate tax, our unit's current makeup, how we expect to transition over the next few years and how we expect recoupling to alter our focus.


Registration Details

Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014


Time: 5:30pm Registration

             6:00-7:00pm Presentation/Appetizers
             7:00-8:00pm Dinner/Networking  


Location: Far East Restaurant

                     5055 Nicholson Lane

                     Rockville, MD 20852


Education Credit: 1 CPE credit


Cost: $20.00 Members; $30.00 Non-Members 


About the Presenter  


Laura Lynn Thomas, Esquire

Tax Consultant, Estate Tax 

Comptroller of Maryland

Revenue Administration Division


Ms. Thomas joined the Comptroller's office in April 2014. Prior to joining the Comptroller's Office, Ms. Thomas worked in Towson, Maryland as an attorney practicing the areas of estate planning, trust administration, estate administration, and estate taxation. Ms. Thomas received her Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh in 2006 and her Juris Doctor from the Catholic University, Columbus School of Law in 2011. She was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 2011 and the Pennsylvania Bar in 2012. Ms. Thomas is also a member of the Howard County Bar Association, the Maryland Women's Bar Association, the Maryland Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, and the Committee on Women in the Profession of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. She was selected to the 2013 and 2014 Super Lawyers Maryland Rising Stars lists. 


Ms. Thomas is currently a Tax Consultant with the Comptroller of Maryland and is responsible for responding to tax inquiries, examining and editing Maryland estate tax returns and refund claims, reviewing closing letters, waivers and payment plans, performing legal research regarding estate tax laws, regulations, policies and procedures, and assisting in the review of legislation, writing analyses and revising forms, among other duties.



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Event Type:Chapter Meeting
Early registration ends on Jul 22, 2014.
Regular registration starts on Jul 23, 2014 and ends on Sep 26, 2014.
Late registration starts on Sep 27, 2014.