The Wisconsin Bankruptcy Law Blog monitors bankruptcy law developments in the United States Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, the United States District Courts for the Western and Eastern Districts of Wisconsin, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court. The Wisconsin Bankruptcy Law Blog also reports and comments on selected court decisions including how those decisions may affect Wisconsin’s debtors and creditors. The Blog will also discuss local news relevant to Central Wisconsin including Wausau and the surrounding communities.
About our contributor:
James V. Block
James V. Block is a partner of Krautkramer & Block LLC Law Firm. Jim’s practice includes representation of individuals and small businesses in chapter 7 and chapter 13 bankruptcies, chapter 128 amortization of debt proceedings, and foreclosures. He also represents creditors in collection actions and court trials. Jim received his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 2009. While attending Wisconsin Law School, Jim was a Moot Court Board Member and won the 3rd Place Best Brief Award at the Chicago Bar Competition. He also obtained the Law School Academic Achievement Award for highest grade in Property and Constitutional Law. James Block received a Comprehensive Honors Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Economics from the University of Wisconsin in 2006. He is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and is admitted to practice in the federal court for the Western and Eastern District of Wisconsin. Jim enjoys volunteering and is a member of the Wausau Rotary Club. He also is a parishioner at St. Mark’s Church in Rothschild, Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin Tax Law Blog reviews recent developments in tax law and associated tax planning opportunities for clients. Topics will include income taxes, employment taxes, sales and use tax, and issues related to tax audits and tax debt resolution. The Wisconsin Tax Law Blog will also address proposed changes to federal and Wisconsin tax statutes and regulations, as well as new federal and state court decisions and administrative rulings that have the potential to impact taxpayers in Wisconsin.
About our contributor:
Nathaniel J. Krautkramer
Nathaniel Krautkramer has practiced law in Wausau, Wisconsin for over 11 years. His work includes the representation of small businesses regarding contracts and transactions, tax planning, tax audit representation, tax debt settlement, estate planning, and assisting clients with probate and with real estate transactions. Nathan received his B.A. with honors from the University of Wisconsin in 1999 and received his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 2002. He received a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation from the University of Washington School of Law in 2003 and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) in Financing and Accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in 2014. He is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and is admitted to practice in the federal court for the Western District of Wisconsin and the United States Tax Court. Nathan enjoys golfing, curling as an active member of the Wausau Curling Club, and volunteering in the community with the Knights of Columbus. He is also a member of St. Therese Catholic Church in Rothschild.
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