Relief from Fraudulent Student Loans
December 7th, 2016
Students and parents who obtained a student loan for a school that subsequently closed can apply to have their student loans forgiven. In order to qualify, the school must have closed before the student obtained a degree or the school closed within 120 days from the student withdrawing from the school.
For more information on student loan assistance, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at www.Hoorfarlaw.com.
Camron Hoorfar is named 2016 Top Attorney Rising Star
December 6th, 2016
ShowMark Media has named our office’s owner, Camron Hoorfar, a 2016 Top Attorney Rising Star in Missouri and Kansas. This award is given to attorneys who are selected for their peer recognition and their professional achievement.
If you are interested in speaking with Camron, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at www.Hoorfarlaw.com.
End of the Year Tax Tips
December 5th, 2016
According to Xero.com, here are a few end of the year tax tips for everyone to consider:
- Determine employee bonus payments and withhold the required tax amounts.
- Pay all vendors by year end.
- Prepare all payroll records.
- Review your profit and loss statement before the year is done.
- Analyze your cash flow.
- Review your year-end goals to see if you met them or fell short.
If you are needing tax assistance, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at www.Hoorfarlaw.com.
Utah Man Pleads Guilty to Bank Fraud and Bankruptcy Fraud
December 2nd, 2016
Mr. Valentine of Liberty, Utah has pled guilty to bank fraud and bankruptcy fraud for failing to disclose assets in connection with his bankruptcy case. It was alleged that Mr. Valentine provided false statements to U.S. Bank in order to get U.S. Bank to lend him $362,000 as well as selling real estate and not reporting the proceeds to the bankruptcy court.
If you are interested in learning more about bankruptcy, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at www.Hoorfarlaw.com.
IRS Relaxes IRA Transfer Rules
November 30th, 2016
The IRS has recently relaxed a long-time rule punishing people who do not correctly transfer money from one retirement account to another within sixty (60) days of pulling out the money. Now, the IRS offers some exceptions to this sixty (60) day rule, including a lost check or a death in the family.
If the IRS is causing you problems, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at www.Hoorfarlaw.com.
Less Money Doesn’t Mean Less Child Support
November 29th, 2016
A Missouri court has recently held that a person incurring a reduced income from lack of overtime did not mean the person’s child support payments could be reduced. Instead, in order to have your child support reduced, you must have at least 36 overnights with your child per year before a Missouri court will think about reducing your child support.
If you are having child support problems or are facing a divorce, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at www.Hoorfarlaw.com.
Camron Hoorfar is Named 2016 SuperLawyer
November 28th, 2016
Camron Hoorfar, owner of the Law Office of Camron Hoorfar, P.C., was recently named as a 2016 SuperLawyer in the area of Consumer Bankruptcy. To see the SuperLawyer Magazine, please visit: http://digital.superlawyers.com/superlawyers/mkslrs14/?pg=65&pm=2&u1=friend
A Thank You from UMKC
November 23rd, 2016
UMKC thanks Camron for supporting their CLE program.
Bankruptcy Fun FAQs
November 22nd, 2016
In 2015, 5 people for every 1,000 filed for bankruptcy. In 2016, that number decreased to 2 people per 1,000. However, some famous people who have filed for bankruptcy are: 50 Cent, Wayne Newton, Tom Petty, MC Hammer, and Toni Braxton.
If you have questions about bankruptcy or are interested in bankruptcy, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at www.Hoorfarlaw.com.
Crime Doesn’t Pay……Not Even for Financial Advisors
November 21st, 2016
A financial advisor in Edina, Minnesota pled guilty to taking $220,000 from an elderly client who suffered a stroke. For pleading guilty, he was sentenced to 41 months in prison because it was alleged that the financial advisor stole money from the elderly client, including using their Social Security Number to take money from the client’s annuity.
If you have been accused of a crime, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at www.Hoorfarlaw.com.