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Attorney Immunity – Who Me? Couldn’t Be.

By Melissa James

A husband and wife’s divorce decree, procured with the assistance of their attorneys, makes the wife responsible for taxes on the couple’s airplanes. The wife’s attorney then assists her with a sale of the airplanes, falsifying the bill of sale in such a way that puts the tax liability squarely on the husband. The husband has a claim against the wife’s attorney, right? Wrong. Download PDF

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