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I love to write, I love sharing what I know with my readers, and, realizing that there are many great tax blogs available to you, I sincerely appreciate that you have visited my blog where I report on State and Local Tax issues and developments.  

I sincerely love sharing my knowledge and my interpretation of the law.  However, keep in mind, that what you read on my blog is not intended to be specific, directed tax advise.  And  so, I must point out that the information contained in The State and Local Tax “Buzz” is not intended to be, and should not be, construed as legal, accounting or tax advice to the reader. The reader is cautioned that this material may not be applicable to, or suitable for, the reader’s specific circumstances or needs, and may require consideration of non-tax and other tax factors if any action is to be contemplated. Readers interested in the subject of any article (a.k.a., blog post, blog article) published on The State and Local Tax "Buzz" should contact us or their own tax adviser to discuss the potential application of the subject matter to their particular facts and circumstances.  As a SALT adviser, I am also available to consult with you on any of the topics discussed in my blog.  If you are interested in a private tax consultation, please visit my firm's website at You can also submit a request form (on the right) or contact me via email at  

IRS Circular 230 Notice. This website/blog site is not intended or written by Sylvia F. Dion to be used, and cannot be used, by any person for the purpose of avoiding penalties that may be imposed under the Internal Revenue Code.