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Texas Unclaimed Property Reporting: Lawmakers Look to Soften Cuts

Abandoned Property, Compliance, Unclaimed Property, Unclaimed Property Reporting

Faced with a massive budget shortfall and a no-new-taxes sentiment, Texas lawmakers are considering several options to generate revenue; one major option is unclaimed property reporting.  A recent San Antonio Express article titled “Lawmakers try to soften cuts,” outlines some ways Texas plans to try to protect the state budget without violating the no-new-taxes pledge. […]

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Indiana Unclaimed Property Reporting: Today is the Deadline Under the Indiana Amnesty Program

Abandoned Property, Abandoned Property Law, Compliance, Escheatment, Unclaimed Property, Unclaimed Property Law, Unclaimed Property Reporting

Reporting unclaimed property in Indiana? If so, pay attention! Today, February 28, 2011, is the deadline for unclaimed property reports under the Indiana Amnesty Program. Early last fall, the Office of the Indiana Attorney General instituted a one-time only unclaimed property amnesty program to help organizations holding unclaimed property come into compliance with the Unclaimed […]

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Unclaimed Property Compliance: Changing Rules for Business

Abandoned Property, Compliance, Unclaimed Property, Unclaimed Property Audit, Unclaimed Property Law, Unclaimed Property Reporting

Keane’s National Managing Director, Valerie Jundt, weighs in on unclaimed property compliance challenges to MarketWatch If you’re a regular reader of the Keane blog, you know we frequently write about the challenges companies face when it comes to unclaimed property compliance – one of the reasons being that every state has its own rules depending […]

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Texas Steps Up Unclaimed Property Audit Program

Abandoned Property, State Escheatment, Unclaimed Property, Unclaimed Property Audit, Unclaimed Property Law

Last week we blogged about how some of the states are beefing up their unclaimed property audit programs to continue aggressively targeting companies who are not complying with unclaimed property laws. Adding its name to the list of states hiring or renewing auditors, Texas has just announced it has awarded two contracts for providing professional […]

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Winter 2010: State Unclaimed Property Laws, Dormancy Periods, & Reporting Legislative / Regulatory Updates

Abandoned Property, Dormancy Periods, Legislative Alerts, Unclaimed Property, Unclaimed Property Law, Unclaimed Property Reporting

WINTER 2011 (Current through 12/13/10) Legislative Update Key Introduced – used for Legislation Passed – used for Legislation Proposed – used for Regulations Adopted –used for Regulations Prefiled – drafted bills and resolutions to be numbered, printed, made available for public review, and scheduled for hearing before the actual start of session. Gift Card Escheatment […]

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