Andrew C Burrell’s Answers

Andrew C Burrell

Gulfport Workers' Compensation Lawyer.

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  1. Who is to fault?

    Answered almost 2 years ago.

    1. Alan James Brinkmeier
    2. Olga V. Blotnis
    3. James Michael Bergener
    4. Matthew C Simon
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    First, was a police report filed. If an officer was called, they should have filed a parking lot incident report. I would get it. Second, did you talk to the other driver, if not the report becomes more important, because it will detailed where the other driver came from. In most instances, the majority of fault will be placed on you in Mississippi because you have a greater duty to keep a lookout in terms of backing out. If your claim is only for property damage, the other...

  2. Are workers comp. settlements taxable and do i need to declare them as an asset to the IRS?

    Answered almost 2 years ago.

    1. Brett A. Borah
    2. George Ellis Corson IV
    3. Marc Lazarus
    4. Bonnie Jean Binder-Wilson
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    They are no taxable, but you should speak with your attorney and accountant, to confirm what your state rules are in regardless to listing the money on any return.

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