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Exceptions to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”)

The dental attorneys at Nardone Limited in Columbus, Ohio want to ensure our clients execute the proper procedures when dealing with its patients’ protected health information (“PHI”). Specifically, we want to protect our clients from the implications of a possible inappropriate disclosure of a patient’s PHI, which could constitute a violation of the Health Insurance […]

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Business Owners Are Not Always Responsible Parties under Ohio Law Relating to Sales Tax Liabilities

     The tax attorneys at Nardone Limited in Columbus, Ohio, routinely advise taxpayers about their potential personal liability relating to liabilities owed by a business, as part of our tax controversy work. The Ohio Department of Taxation has several tools available to collect delinquent taxes, including conducting a trust fund investigation of responsible persons. […]

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Options for Businesses to Remove False Online Reviews

     The employment attorneys at Nardone Limited regularly assist our clients with labor and employment issues, such as Department of Labor (“DOL”) compliance, as well as guidance on preventing and responding to discrimination and harassment charges filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) and the Ohio Civil Rights Commission (“OCRC”). Further, Nardone Limited […]

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IRS “Direct Pay” Crash Prompts Extension

           As stated yesterday in our update, the IRS’ website was unavailable to accept payments through their “Direct Pay” system.   The payment site was back online around 5 p.m. yesterday, and the IRS announced soon after that they would be providing taxpayers an additional day to file and pay their taxes.  […]

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IRS’ Inability to Accept Payments in a Timely Manner for Payment of Income Taxes

     You have to love the IRS and our U.S. federal government.  We have clients trying to make payments for their federal personal income taxes.  And, those clients are trying to use the IRS’ “Direct Pay With Bank Account”.  This allows the IRS to obtain the funds immediately and allows the clients to obtain […]

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Understanding the Importance of Having a Buy-Sell Agreement between Partners in a Dental Practice

     The dental attorneys at Nardone Limited in Columbus, Ohio often assist dental clients with partnership formations.  As discussed broadly in our previous article entitled Laying the Legal Foundation for a Successful Dental Practice Partnership, two of the most important legal documents to have in place when forming a dental practice partnership include a […]

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Personal Liability for a Business’s Failure to Pay Ohio Sales Tax

     The Ohio Department of Taxation has several tools available to collect delinquent taxes, including conducting a trust fund investigation of responsible persons. When the Ohio Department of Taxation issues an individual an assessment relating to taxes owed by a business, it is important that you understand your rights and obligations. As tax attorneys […]

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Employer’s Struggle with Terminating Employees

     The employment attorneys at Nardone Limited, in Columbus, Ohio, regularly assist our business clients with labor and employment law issues, including employment disputes and terminations. We routinely advise our business owners that the most valuable, yet most expensive, asset a business may have is its talent (i.e., the employees). We spend a lot […]

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Laying the Legal Foundation for a Successful Dental Practice Partnership

The dental attorneys at Nardone Limited in Columbus, Ohio often assist dental clients with partnership formations. Whether dentists are forming a new dental practice from scratch, or an associate dentist is buying-in to an existing solo practice, there are a number of planning steps that must be taken, and legal documents that must be prepared, […]

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Trust-Fund Liability: The IRS and Ohio Department of Taxation May Hold Business Owners Personally Responsible

     As tax attorneys in Columbus, Ohio, Nardone Limited routinely advises taxpayers about their potential personal liability relating to liabilities owed by a business as part of our tax controversy work. When an IRS revenue officer contacts you or your business, it is important that you understand your rights and obligations. The IRS has […]

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