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The Social Security Administration has announced a 5.9% increase in benefits for 2022. This is a dramatic change over the 1.3% increase for 2021. During the past decade, the increases have generally been less than 2%. Approximately 70 million Americans will receive the increased payment amounts in January of 2022.
The increase is the result of substantial rises in the price of gasoline and other everyday purchases. With port congestion in Los Angeles and a limited number of trucks to deliver supplies, there are shortages of many goods and limited stock on store shelves. The shortages inevitably lead to higher prices.
The large Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA), is a direct result of inflation during 2021. Social Security COLA is linked to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for urban workers. However, the CPI inflation... More
The GiftLaw Calculator is a planned gifts calculator for professionals that follows the IRS format. Click here to access and run charitable deduction calculations for your favorite gift plan... View Presentation
Grizzly Gordon grew up in the Big Sky country. He loves the mountain and plain vistas of this beautiful ranching country.
Grizzly is now 72. He decides that perhaps it's getting time to think about... More
Foundation is classified as a Sec. 509(a) private foundation. Foundation received a large bequest of Company's capital stock from Trust. As a result of the bequest, Foundation has excess business... More
A beneficiary designation form is a simple and accessible tool that allows donors to make testamentary charitable gifts and streamline the administration of their estates. A beneficiary designation is... More