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Eric B. Dick

Eric Dick’s Legal Guides

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  • How to File an Uncontested Divorce in Harris County, Texas

    Overview This is an article to explain how to file an uncontested divorce. It is highly recommended that you, instead, consult with an attorney. Many attorneys offer free consultations. Many attorneys charge a flat fee on uncontested divorces. Depending on wheth...

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  • Modern Estate Tax and Its Development in Reagan Era

    Brief History of Estate Tax At the recommendation of Congress, in the United States the estate tax began in 1797 with the Death Stamp Act[1]. This act was later repealed in 1802[2]. In 1862, an estate tax was created by the Tax Act to help finance the Civil War[3]. In Scholey v. ...

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  • Creating and Maintaining a 501(c)(3) Public Charity

    Part 1: Starting Out Step 1 - Organizing Documents To qualify for exemption under section 501(c)(3), an organization must be organized exclusively for purposes described in that section. This means, among other things, that the organization's organizing documents must cont...

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  • What is a 501(c)(3)? A basic explanation of nonprofit corporations

    What is a 501(c)(3)? A 501(c)(3) is an organization type of nonprofit corporation classified by the IRS as either a public charity or a private foundation. There are differences to between a public charity and private foundation. One way to understand the differences is to think ...

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