Paige K. Ben-Yaacov

Deputy Department Chair - Tax (Houston) Partner

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Houston

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  • Assisted owners of closely-held oil and gas business in reorganizing business in order to transfer non-voting stock to trusts for descendants
  • Assisted owners of real estate business in consolidating control of various subsidiaries in order to effectively address business succession issues and transfer wealth to next generation
  • Advised trust beneficiaries regarding rights to distributions from trusts and powers to determine manner in which trust assets pass upon beneficiary’s death
  • Represented co-executors of estate holding oil & gas investments, ranches, other real property, and interests in various closely-held entities; particular aspects of representation included forming entities post-death to hold various assets, obtaining numerous appraisals of hard-to-value assets, preparing estate tax return, and assisting in favorable settlement of audit of estate tax return