The Trusted Adviser

December 2017 | Volume 10 - Number 9

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Season's Greetings and Holiday Hours

Wishing you peace and joy in this festive season and the new year - ATG closed December 25 and January 1

ATG MEMBER AGENTS | Underwriters' Bulletin

Hot Topics

Effective January 1, 2018: Illinois State Tax Lien Registry: New ATG Underwriting Procedures — New IDOR registry will significantly affect our search procedures.

NEW FRAUD WARNING: Beware of Email Phishing Schemes, Wire Fraud, and Other Internet Crime — Our industry is a target, ATG and agents receiving fraudulent emails with attachments and links.

ATTORNEYS | Practice Notes

Real Estate and Title News

Effective December 1, 2017: Grundy County Recording Fee Increase in Effect

URGENT WIRE FRAUD REMINDER: Confirm Wire Instructions before Sending Funds — Including when transmitting funds to the closing agent and making payoffs of mortgage loans.

Effective January 1, 2018: Kankakee County Recording Fees Changing in 2018


New Location | ATG has new office in Westchester.
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Recognition | ATG among those honored for significant community contribution and volunteerism.
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ATTN Wisconsin Attorneys: Get Your Required CLE by December 31 | Choose from our selection of recorded seminars available 24/7. See the ATG Legal Education Program Catalog. Account and login required (see Creating Your Account).

LLCs in your Future - The 2017 Amendment | January 17 | Connect | IL (1.00 MCLE) | Learn what you need to know about the significant 2017 changes to the Illinois Limited Liability Company Act from guest speaker attorney Thomas Sisul. Who Should Attend: ATG Illinois member agents, Illinois real estate attorneys, and their support staff. Learn more (account required).

ATG Trust Company logoWhat Is ATG Trust Company? ATG Trust is an independent trust company established in 1998 with a mission to provide creative, collaborative, and committed trust and estate administration to advisors and their clients. See our brochure for a list of services and answers to frequently asked questions. Visit our website to learn more about us. Feel free to contact a trust associate if you have questions.

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