Attorney Bill Wallo Participates in “Tax 101 for Nontax Attorneys”

Attorney Bill Wallo will participate in “Tax 101 for Nontax Attorneys,” a day-long video webcast seminar presented by the National Business Institute on August 10, 2016. The seminar offers an in-depth examination of common real estate, property, and other taxation issues, as well as best practices for dealing with such matters. Bill’s portion of the presentation will examine how to deal with taxes encountered in bankruptcy. Topics include the dischargeability of various tax obligations (income, excise, and property taxes), the treatment of tax obligations under bankruptcy plans in various chapters, and the handling of federal tax liens in bankruptcy.

Bill will co-present with Susan Allen, an attorney with the Jacobson Law Group in St. Paul, MN; Laura E. Krebs Al-Shathir, an attorney with Capes, Sokol, Goodman & Sarachan, P.C., in St. Louis, MO; and Robert A. Mathers, a shareholder with von Briesen & Roper, S.C.’s office in the Fox Valley of Wisconsin.

Bill is a shareholder and member of Weld Riley’s business and litigation sections. He represents individuals, business owners, companies, and lenders in a variety of transactional matters, commercial litigation, and bankruptcy, insolvency, and financial restructuring. He previously served as the career law clerk to a bankruptcy judge, is a member of the board of directors of the Wisconsin State Bar’s Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Creditor Rights Section, and is a frequent speaker on bankruptcy and commercial issues.

The NBI seminar “Tax 101 for Nontax Attorneys” will be offered as a video webcast and runs from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST time on August 10, 2016. The seminar is eligible for select continuing education credits, and those unable to attend can pre-order the video DVD & course book. For more information or to register, click here.

Weld Riley, S.C. was founded in 1991. The firm consists of more than thirty lawyers across three offices (Eau Claire, Menomonie, and Black River Falls) and offers a full range of legal services, including labor and employment, business law, estate planning, tax representation, municipal law, mining and mineral rights, environmental law, banking and creditor rights, civil litigation, worker’s compensation defense, criminal defense, immigration, and family law.