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Richard Sugar publishes article as monthly columnist with Pioneer Press, entitled, "Poor Planning by Celebs Can Lead to Lesser Inheritance"

Richard Sugar currently serves as a regular columnist with the Pioneer Press, authoring a monthly column on issues such as finances, taxes and the law, entitled "A Spoonful of Sugar."  Richard's most recent article, published on April 3, 2014, is entitled "Poor Planning by Celebs Can Lead to Lesser Inheritance," and addresses common estate planning pitfalls encountered by celebrities which often lead to millions in avoidable estate taxes.  The Pioneer Press is a weekly newspaper published by the Sun Times which customizes editions particular to several Chicago suburban markets.  Richard's column has previously addressed such topics as - smart ways to gift to charities, examining the impact of new laws in 2014, comparing sales tax rates in the Chicagoland area, and the coming climax to the battle between bricks and mortar stores v. online stores.