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More than meets the eyes: transforming a bewildering case into one that results in full and fair compensation

Read how attorneys at Phillips Law Firm, Inc. helped a client put together her case when her injuries were neither obvious, nor easily capable of diagnosis by the medical profession. This challenging case proved the accuracy of what Sir Arthur Conan Doyle said through his writings in Sherlock Holmes, “Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth.”

The Need for Income Averaging after COVID-19

Income averaging was a tax break that assisted people with large income deviations up until 1986.  After the 1986 Tax Reform Act, income averaging was eliminated for everyone except fishermen and farmers.  In the shadow of a wrecked economy and record unemployment caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, I encourage everyone to reach out to their Senators and Representatives and ask that income averaging be reinstated to assist those people and businesses suffering income losses for tax year 2020.