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Congress finally came to an agreement to avoid the “fiscal cliff,” and the agreement includes some changes to federal estate taxes and Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs). The American Taxpayer Relief Act sets a permanent estate tax rate and provides a … Continue reading
Under the provisions of the recently passed American Taxpayer Relief Act (“ATRA”), “portability” of the estate tax exemption between spouses has been made permanent. So what does “portability” of the estate tax exemption actually mean? Well, in a nutshell, it … Continue reading