asset protection trust

Tennessee imposes Franchise and Excise Tax on limited partnerships and limited liability companies unless they qualify for an exemption. Due to a law change enacted earlier this year, numerous entities converted from the family owned non-corporate entity (“FONCE”) exemption to the obligated member entity (“OME”) exemption.

The OME exemption requires the entity’s owners to assume personal

Federal and state lawmakers continue to pass laws that provide tax and non-tax benefits to trusts. I have often wondered why legislators love trusts so much.

Richard Johnson and I did a presentation to the Nashville Estate Planning Council titled “60 Trusts in 60 minutes.” We came up with 65 different types of