The accomplishments attained by Kenneth S. Apfel in the field of Legal Services, warrants inclusion into The Top Attorneys of North America.
“My secret to success is having creativity.” – Kenneth S. Apfel
The law office of Shapiro, Croland, Reiser, Apfel, & Di Iorio, LLP., conveniently serves clients in Hackensack, New Jersey area, in a wide range of legal matters including Alternative Dispute Resolution, Appellate Practice, Bankruptcy and Creditor’s Rights, Corporate Law, Litigation, Matrimonial and family Law, Municipal Law, Land Use, Zoning and Condemnation, Real Estate, Taxation: Corporate and Individual, Trusts, Estates, and Wealth Management. The Attorneys provide creative solutions, aggressive advocacy and efficient representation for their clients.
Kenneth S. Apfel is the head of the firm’s Taxation Department and the Trusts, Estates and Wealth Management Department and is also a member of the Corporate and Commercial departments. He is admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey and New York, the Unites States District Court for the District of New Jersey and for the Southern and Eastern District of New York.
Kenneth provides clients with expertise in all areas of federal taxation including, but not limited to, income tax planning for individuals, corporations, partnerships, trusts, and limited liability companies; estate and gift tax planning, including the drafting of wills, trusts and other documents relating to comprehensive planning programs; representation of clients before the Internal Revenue Service and the Tax Court in areas of income, estate and gift taxation; drafting and providing advice with respect to qualified retirement plans; and asset protection planning.
Kenneth a Certified Public Accountant, graduated from Syracuse University with a B.S. and obtained his LL.M (Taxation) from New York University School of Law and received his Masters in Taxation from NYU Graduate School of Law. He is a member of both the New Jersey and New York Bars.
Kenneth has served as Vice-Chairman and Chairman of the Essex County Probate Committee, written numerous articles which have been published in Taxation For Lawyers, Taxation for Accountants, Journal of Taxation, New Jersey Tax Lawyer, Estate Planning, and he is the author of the chapter on Trusts presently in West’s Legal Business Forms. He has also lectured extensively before various professional groups, such as the New Jersey Society of CPAs, County CPA Societies, and insurance companies.
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