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To place a document in the public records. All such documents are time and date stamped when received;this is important because the priority of deeds and of liens is usually on a race-to-thecourthouse,first-to-file basis.In many states,if a judgment is recorded against a seller only minutes before a deed to the buyer is recorded, then the buyer's new property is subject to the lien, which must be paid or the judgment creditor may execute and take the property and sell it for satisfaction of the debt.

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I believe as companies go through the e-file process again this year, they will realize that all of their hard work in year-one will produce greater tax filing efficiencies down the road," said TEI's McCormally.
With sophisticated technology the norm in the business world today, e-filing (which can be done up to, and including, midnight of a return's extended due date) provides a secure way for a taxpayer to satisfy its annual filing obligation, while reducing the return's data error rate significantly.
Although the annual RPIE filing requirement continues to be a subject of contention among many in the real estate industry, City officials are firm in their belief that the information garnered from the hundreds of thousands of financial statements submitted to Finance is essential in deriving fair and equitable assessments of property in New York City.
Real-time SEC EDGAR filing postings -- Filings are fully indexed and posted within seconds of having been filed with the SEC, ready for full-text searching.
XBRL documents are not a substitute for the required filings.
SERFF is not mandatory, but some states that accept electronic filings will do so only through the SERFF system.
In the three months ending June 30, Chapter 7 bankruptcy filings in the Central District of California, which includes the San Fernando Valley, jumped nearly 25 percent compared with the same quarter a year ago.
Electronic filings can be received and accepted faster than their paper counterparts," he explained.
Looking at pre-foreclosure filings as of December 1, according to ForeclosureS.
The Cameron Park-based CPA reflects that going from "zero to a hundred" in a single filing season was an administrative challenge that resulted in changes to her office procedures.
Under Bankruptcy Code Section 362, a Chapter 11 filing protects debtors from collection activities until the court approves a payment plan.
Abatements of penalties on all other late filings of returns not covered by this announcement will be handled on case basis.