How to Determine Settlements & Verdicts?

Answer Most legal settlements are private and the terms are not released to the public, so it is not always possible to determine specific settlement amounts on any given case. However, you may be able to... Read More »

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How to Determine Product Sample Size to Determine Quality?

There is a methodology called "Acceptable Quality Level" (AQL) that can be easily applied to determine product sample size to determine quality. This method defines the number of samples that must ... Read More »

How are settlements taxed?

All settlement amounts received are taxed as ordinary income except for compensation damages paid for direct physical injury or sickness. Also, costs included in settlement amounts with few excepti... Read More »

Do you pay tax on court settlements?

You must pay taxes on some portions of a legal settlement, according to the IRS tax code. For example, you must pay tax on settlement proceeds that are punitive in nature, but do not have to pay ta... Read More »

Are debt settlements bad?

On One Hand: Debt Settlement Can WorkDebt settlement is one way people who are in debt over their head can get back in control. Many banks would rather settle with you and get some of their money ... Read More »