Marital Dissolution Agreement Did Not Revoke Previous Beneficiary Designation; Davidson County Chancery Court Reversed

      VOYA RETIREMENT INSURANCE AND ANNUITY COMPANY v. MARY BETH JOHNSON ET AL. (Tenn.Ct.App., filed October 27, 2017). Appeal from Davidson County Chancery Court   TRIAL COURT:   On…

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Department of Revenue May Not Collect Child Support Arrearage Outside Chapter 13 Plan

  Dempsey v. Florida Department of Revenue, U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, filed 6/20/17. Before the U. S. District Court are cross-appeals filed by Debtor-Appellant Kenneth Andrew Dempsey…

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1099-C Filing Plus Debtor’s Income Tax Payment on the Canceled Debt Equals Debt Cancellation

  In Re: Lukaszka, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Iowa, file 8/4/17. Combination of 1099-C filing by creditor and debtors' tax payment on the canceled debt renders…

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