The 2010 Landscape for Fiduciaries

Since Jan. 1, 2010, trustees and personal representatives have faced a new transfer tax landscape one filled with questions but very few answers. For this one year, the estate and generation skipping transfer (GST) taxes have been eliminated and a modified carry-over basis regime has begun. During this year, fiduciaries are confronting an array of new issues never encountered before. Complicating

Since Jan. 1, 2010, trustees and personal representatives have faced a new transfer tax landscape — one filled with questions but very few answers. For this one year, the estate and generation skipping transfer (GST) taxes have been eliminated and a modified carry-over basis regime has begun. During this year, fiduciaries are confronting an array of new issues never encountered before. Complicating the resolution of those issues are two unanswered questions: (1) Will Congress change that land

All access premium subscription

Your subscription will include 12 months of Trusts & Estates magazine and access to premium content on WealthManagement.com.

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish