The Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program is currently available to small business owners located in all Florida counties statewide that experienced economic damage as a result of COVID-19. Please follow this link for more information and loan application. https://floridadisasterloan.org/
Following President’s emergency declaration pursuant to the Stafford Act, the U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that the tax filings and payments for all federal income taxes (including self-employment tax) due on April 15, 2020, regardless of amount, will now be due on July 15, 2020.
This link provides more detail on the Treasury website:
Mr. Olsen has over twenty-five years of trial practice, with extensive arbitration, jury, non-jury, and administrative trial experience. Mr. Olsen represents clients in commercial litigation & transactions, and trusts & estates litigation.
Mr. Bayne concentrates his practice in marital and family law which includes dissolution of marriage litigation, domestic violence, paternity actions, spousal and child support, timesharing and post judgment matters. Mr. Bayne is very active in the community, serving on various legal committees and councils, as well as serving the community through a number of service programs.
Both have contributed to Allen Dell’s success and the firm looks forward to their ongoing efforts in their new roles.
The Federal SECURE Act effective January 1, 2020 makes significant changes to the laws affecting qualified plan distributions. Contact your Allen Dell lawyer to see if these changes affect your tax and estate planning.
U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®, for the tenth consecutive year, announce the “Best Law Firms” rankings. Allen Dell, P.A. has been ranked in the 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list and regionally in 5 practice areas. Firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.
The 2020 Edition of “Best Law Firms” includes rankings in 75 national practice areas and 127 metropolitan-based practice areas. Additionally, one “Law Firm of the Year” was named in each nationally-ranked practice area. Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.
Allen Dell, P.A. received the following rankings in the 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”:
Regional Tier 1
- Family Law
- Family Law Mediation
- Trusts & Estates Law
Regional Tier 3
- Commercial Litigation
- Non-Profit / Charities Law
The Best Lawyers In America© recently announced their 2020 Best Lawyers®. The following Allen Dell attorneys have been named as recipients of this outstanding recognition in the following areas of law:
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers® lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers® is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers® “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”
Donna L. Longhouse has been named Co-Director of the Federal Tax Division of the Florida Bar Tax Section.
Allen Dell, PA is pleased to announce that attorney Zachary L. Bayne has been appointed as Secretary to the Hillsborough County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Board of Directors for 2019 – 2020.
Miriam E. Mason and Marian P. McCulloch have been recognized in the 2019 edition of Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite™. Ms. Mason and Ms. McCulloch have been recognized in the practice area of Marital and Family Law and are both Board Certified in Marital and Family Law by The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education. They both confine their practice exclusively to Marital and Family Law matters.
For the 16th year, Florida Legal Elite has presented a prestigious roster of attorneys chosen for recognition by their peers. The 1,126 lawyers listed for 2019 exemplify a standard of excellence in their profession and by so doing, have garnered the respect and esteem of their colleagues. The 2019 list represents less than 1.3% of the active Florida Bar members who practice in Florida.
Marian P. McCulloch has been elected to a Two-year term as a Board Member for The Athena Society. Athena is an organization of Tampa professionals who have demonstrated leadership in the community and committed themselves to promoting equality and opportunity for women. Started in 1976 to support passage of the Equal Rights Amendment, Athena continues to promote equality through the removal of artificial boundaries to success and by fostering leadership through collaboration and education.