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NY Medical Malpractice Settlement is Not Taxable Income

NY Medical Malpractice or Accident Case Settlement is Not Taxable Income, Did You Know That?

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NY Medical Malpractice & Personal Injury Trial Lawyer

516-487-8207

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There are many people who mistakenly believe that if they are successful in getting money in a medical malpractice or accident case New York, their compensation is taxable.

This would be inaccurate.

There is an important public policy reason for why these type of awards and verdicts are not taxable.

An injured victim who suffers the indignity of harm and losses because of someone else's carelessness is not deemed to have earned money as a result of their injuries.

Watch the video to learn more...

Here's a cardiac malpractice case where I was able to achieve a $6 million dollar settlement for my client: http://www.oginski-law.com/video/cardiac-malpractice-in-ny.cfm

Here's a foot surgery case where a Westchester, NY jury awarded my client $1.55 million dollars for her pain and suffering: http://ow.ly/azKg6

To learn more about how medical malpractice cases work in the state of New York, I encourage you to explore my educational website, ?http://www.Oginski-Law.com?.

If you have legal questions, I invite you to pick up the phone and call me at 516-487-8207 or by email at [email protected]. This is what I do every day and I'd be happy to chat with you.

Law Office of Gerald Oginski

25 Great Neck Road, Ste. 4

Great Neck, NY 11021

516-487-8207

Email: [email protected]

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