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Lebowitz to speak at “Hot Tips in Taxation” Seminar

Posted on January 13th, 2015

Bridgewater, NJ (January 13, 2015) – Jill Lebowitz, a Member of the Bridgewater-based law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., will speak at “Hot Tips in Taxation 2015” on Thursday, January 29, from 4-9 pm at the New Jersey Law Center.  The New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education is presenting the seminar in cooperation with the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Taxation Section.  Lebowitz will present “Tips For Using the New Form 1023-EZ, Streamlined Application for Recognition of Exemption Under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.”

This essential update features a panel with 16 of New Jersey’s most experienced tax practitioners delivering hot tips designed to help attorneys better serve their clients. Topics include Estate Planning, Estate and Gift Tax; Corporate Tax Strategies; Flow-Thru Entities; Compliance; Trust and Estate Income Taxation; State Taxation; Individual Income Tax; Foreign Tax Issues; and Procedural Issues. To register, please visit the NJICLE website or call 732-214-8500.

Lebowitz devotes her practice to estate planning, trusts and estates administration, and counseling tax-exempt organizations. On behalf of tax-exempt organizations, Lebowitz drafts non-profit corporation documents, and prepares federal applications for tax exempt status, state charitable registration filings, and state property and sales tax exemption applications. Jill has extensive experience advising individuals, family and corporate foundations, and tax exempt organizations on non-profit corporate goverance, private foundation excise taxes, domestic and international grant-making, executive compensation, excess benefit rules and intermediate sanctions, unrelated business income, scholarship programs, and fundraising issues. Lebowitz is Vice President of the Greater Middlesex/Somerset Estate Planning Council and the Trust & Estate Legislative Liaison for the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section.  She is a member of the Newark Museum Business and Community Council. Lebowitz earned her LL.M. in Taxation from New York University School of Law, her J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law—Newark and her B.A. from New York University.