Edward J. Lentz is Chair of the Estate Planning & Administration of Estates & Trusts Group. Mr. Lentz has worked extensively in the charitable area, the closely-held business area, the estate tax, gift tax and generation-skipping tax areas and other complex estate planning areas, including the use of GRATS, Family Partnerships, Intentionally Defective Grantor Trusts and Qualified Personal Residence Trusts.
In early 2018, Ed Lentz, Chair of the Firm’s Estate Planning and Administration of Estates and Trusts Group sent clients a letter relating to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 and the impact of that Act on estate planning. We thought that we should update you and discuss three specific situations where actions are […]
The Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce recognized Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba’s 30th Anniversary with a Milestone Award at its Annual Meeting on Wednesday, November 8. Milestone Awards are bestowed upon prominent Lehigh Valley organizations that have made a significant, positive impact on the region. Joseph A. Fitzpatrick, Jr., Edward J. Lentz and Joseph A. Bubba […]
Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C. is pleased to announce that four attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list. In addition, two attorneys were named to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers – Rising Stars Edition. Historically, less than 5% of the lawyers in the state are selected for the coveted distinction of Pennsylvania […]
New tax laws were enacted in late December that affect the taxation of individuals, estates, corporations and pass-through entities. We wanted to summarize for you the new estate, gift and generation skipping transfer tax aspects of the law. To download our client letter, click here. For more information, please contact Edward J. Lentz or another […]
Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C. is pleased to announce that all 32 attorneys at the Firm have been named Local Legal Leaders by Lehigh Valley Magazine. “Having all of our attorneys recognized as legal leaders in the community for the second consecutive year is a true testament of our Firm’s dedication to our clients,” said […]