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11.14.2012

Is the Structured Settlement Process in Need of Reform?

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Lane Powell Attorney Jeremy Babener was quoted in a November 9 LifeHealthPro article titled “Is the Structured Settlement Process in Need of Reform?” The article discussed annuity-funded structured settlements and their related tax benefits.

“With a structured settlement annuity, the payee enjoys not only the value of a lump sum, but also tax-free growth,” says Jeremy Babener, a tax attorney and structured settlement expert at the law firm Lane Powell PC, Portland, Oregon. “That can be a very significant tax advantage.”

Read the article.