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2012 Illinois Estate Tax Exemption

Illinois Senate Bill 397, which was signed into law in December of 2011 amended the Illinois estate tax exemption and increased the amount for 2012 going forward. Public Act 097-0636 increased the Illinois estate tax exemption amount to $3.5 million in 2012. It also increased the Illinois estate tax exemption amount to $4.0 million for […]

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Family Medical Leave Act

The federal Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (hereinafter “FMLA”)(29 U.S.C. §2601, et seq.) applies to employers that employ fifty (50) or more employees for twenty (20) or more calendar workweeks in the current or preceding calendar year. The FMLA allows eligible qualified employees to take an unpaid leave of up to twelve (12) […]

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