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Beware the Compromise Tax

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Beware the Compromise Tax

One area of estate administration that often gets overlooked on tax returns is the compromise tax. When a decedent transfers assets that are subject to a contingency or are otherwise difficult to value, the taxing jurisdiction and the estate must compromise on the tax due. There are a variety of reasons an asset may be […]

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Estate Planning When Contemplating Divorce

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Once a divorce is final, your former spouse, and relatives of your former spouse, are generally not entitled to inherit any money from you upon your death. But what should you do during the lengthy time of your separation leading up to your divorce Ripping up a Will that gave everything to your surviving spouse […]