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Stuart Lee Sherman Recognized as Detroit Business Journal 2017 Top Lawyer

Oakland County tax planning Attorney Stuart Lee Sherman is known throughout the region and Michigan for delivering excellence and honest commitment to his clients. In recognition of his work in both ...
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Using an Offer in Compromise to Settle Tax Debt

Individuals who find themselves facing tax debt may be eligible to settle their debt with an Offer in Compromise. An Offer in Compromise allows qualified individuals with unpaid tax debt to negotiate ...
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Basic Trust Benefits

Have you ever considered setting up a trust for your estate? Or perhaps you have and just have never really know exactly what that entails or what the benefits are of setting up a trust. The first ...
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Do I need to plan for my estate?

Chances are you asked this question because you heard an ad on the radio or just got done talking to your father about such a thing, or perhaps you just lost a loved one and it got you thinking about ...
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Does Michigan Have an Estate Tax?

Ask any estate planning attorney and they will tell you that the state and federal estate tax rules have been in flux for years; however, with the passage of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2013, ...
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Trust Administration Basics

In the legal sense, a trust is a relationship whereby property is held by one party for the benefit of another. A trust is created by a grantor or a settler, who is the individual that transfers all ...
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Overview on Gift Taxes

The laws regarding estate and gift tax issues are considered by many to be the most complicated in the Internal Revenue Code; therefore, we strongly recommend that you contact an Oakland County estate ...
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Why Estate Plans are Not Just for the Elderly or Wealthy

Many people have common misconceptions about estate planning. They either believe that estate planning is only for the wealthy, or they believe they don't need to think about it until they reach ...
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Are you dealing with a tax controversy? We have a record you can trust!

If you have run into serious tax issues, The Law Offices of Stuart Lee Sherman, P.C. can assist you. With more than 20 years of legal experience behind us, our firm has the knowledge and resources you ...
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