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An article authored by Kelly S. Kuglitsch has been published in the January/February 2018 issue of the Journal of Corporate Taxation. The article provides an overview of the tax code section that governs most forms of non-qualified deferred compensation and executive compensation arrangements, as well as the reasons for its enactment and practical tips for […]

Effective January 1, 2018, Attorney Steve Slawinski was elected to the Board of Directors for the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Wisconsin. Throughout the country, the ABC is an effective force in business development, education, labor relations, and legislation. The ABC actively promotes merit, or performance-based construction. For 30 years, Steve has represented his clients […]

The spirit of the holiday season is upon us once again and the attorneys and staff at O’Neil, Cannon, Hollman, DeJong & Laing wanted to do something special for our community. For our annual holiday donation OCHDL collected 521 pounds of food for the Hunger Task Force. The Hunger Task Force provides a safety net […]

Attorney Carl Holborn gave a presentation on advanced estate planning concepts at the 19th Annual Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Tax and Charitable Planning Conference. Carl assists individuals, executives, professionals, and business owners with estate and business planning, as well as trust and probate administration. He also specializes in estate, gift, and income taxation. Carl is […]

Attorney Kelly M. Spott, a graduate of Marquette University Law School, has recently joined the Milwaukee law firm O’Neil, Cannon, Hollman, DeJong & Laing S.C. Previously Kelly was an Advanced Planning Attorney at Northwestern Mutual. Kelly is a member of the Business Law and Tax & Succession Planning Groups. She assists clients with estate planning, probate, […]

In a recent article previewed in the InsideTrack, a bi-weekly newsletter by the State Bar of Wisconsin, Seth E. Dizard was featured as a 2017 Wisconsin Legal Innovator. The article will be featured as the cover story of the November Edition of the Wisconsin Lawyer.  Read the full article here to learn more about this prestigious recognition. Attorney Dizard is the head […]

Last week attorney Kelly Kuglitsch was a panelist for a presentation entitled “Fiduciary Fundamentals: The Growing Need for Fiduciary in a Corporate Sponsored Retirement Plan” at the WI SHRM State Conference in Wisconsin Dells. Kelly shared insights on what can happen when retirement plan fiduciary fundamentals are overlooked or misunderstood. She also described real life examples […]

For the second consecutive year, OCHDL proudly sponsored the Catholic Relief Services (CRS) reception at the Wisconsin Club. This was a very special year, as the humanitarian group celebrated its 10th year here in Milwaukee. As always, a very well received event and powerful message was presented. The Milwaukee chapter of CRS, which includes OCHDL Shareholder Carl […]

Attorney Nicholas G. Chmurski, a graduate of Marquette University, has recently joined the Milwaukee law firm O’Neil, Cannon, Hollman, DeJong & Laing S.C. Nick is a member of the Business Law and Real Estate & Construction Groups.  His business background and clerkship experience make Nick a valuable resource, as he is able to contribute across […]

Attorney Kelly Kuglitsch presented “Section 409A Issue Spotting” for the S-Corporation Subcommittee of the Taxation Section at the ABA 2017 Joint Fall CLE Meeting last week in Austin, Texas. Kelly highlighted some ways in which the current employment-related practices of S corporations may inadvertently result in violations of Code Section 409A, and described how to […]