Matthew N. Turko practices in the Tax, Trusts and Estates Department.
Matt focuses his practice on estate planning, federal income and gift, estate and GST tax issues, and all aspects of probate and trust administration. His practice encompasses the creation of estate plans, including wills and revocable trusts, and the creation and implementation of sophisticated estate planning, including gift planning, dynasty trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts (ILITs), qualified personal residence trusts (QPRTs), grantor retained annuity trusts (GRATs), and creation and funding of family limited partnerships (FLPs).
Matt is licensed to practice law in Florida, New York and Connecticut. He advises clients on Florida residency planning with a particular emphasis on changing residency from New York and Connecticut. Matt also assists clients with trust decanting and judicial and non-judicial trust modifications and assisting on asset protection issues.
Matt also has experience in advising non-resident aliens of the U.S. on various U.S. gift, estate and income tax issues as it relates to the non-resident aliens and/or their U.S. situs assets. He’s also advised U.S. citizen and U.S. resident clients on their U.S. income tax obligations regarding foreign assets and has assisted them in navigating the IRS Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Programs or otherwise advising on their compliance with U.S. income tax obligations.