Jaffe Partner Milton Kovinsky Speaks at Tax Section of Oakland County Bar Association (Tuesday, September 21, 2010)

Milton Kovinsky, a partner with Southfield-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.c., was recently featured as a speaker at the monthly meeting of the Tax Section of the Oakland County Bar Association. Jaffe CEO Richard Zussman made the announcement.

Stemming from a recent article in the summer edition of the Michigan Real Property Review, his presentation focused on topics including the federal income tax, and the Michigan Business Tax, consequences of foreclosures, deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure, short sales and similar transactions and personal liability exposure for Michigan Business Tax liabilities.

Mr. Kovinsky is a member of the Firm's Tax Practice Group, specializing in taxation, estate planning and business planning. He earned his bachelor's degree with high distinction from the University of Michigan and his Juris Doctor from Northwestern University School of Law. He also earned his LL.M. in Taxation from New York University School of Law. Mr. Kovinsky is a member of the Illinois Bar Association, and the Taxation Section of the State Bar of Michigan and the American Bar Association.

Michigan-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss is recognized throughout the nation as a relationship-based, highly qualified, full-service business law firm. With an outstanding reputation for providing sophisticated legal services and counsel to businesses of all sizes, family-owned enterprises, individuals and entrepreneurs, Jaffe has more than 100 attorneys in its Southfield, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Naples and Jerusalem offices.

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