Skip navigation

The Appeal Of Christiansen

The Internal Revenue Service has appealed Christiansen an important legal victory for taxpayers trying to do charitable lid planning. Just-filed briefs give a glimpse of both sides' arguments. Christiansen v. Commissioner, 2009 WL 789131, case identification number 08-3844 (8th Cir. 2009). Estate of Christiansen v. Commissioner, 130 T.C. No. 1 (Jan. 24, 2008) blessed the ability of a taxpayer to establish

All access premium subscription

Please Log in if you are currently a Trusts & Estates subscriber.

If you are interested in becoming a subscriber with unlimited article access, please select Subscription Options below.

Questions about your account or how to access content?

Contact: [email protected]

Hide 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.