Articles related to estate taxes
Exemption From Estate Taxes & Rate Table (1997-2015)
The exemption from federal estate taxes has gradually increased over the years while the estate tax rate has gradually decreased. Here you will find a chart that ...
Estate Tax - Wills & Estate Planning - About.com
A tax imposed by a state or the federal government upon the right to transfer a person's assets to his or her heirs after death. In other words, an estate tax is ...
Federal Estate Taxes - Wills & Estate Planning - About.com
Here you will find all that you need to know about federal estate taxes, including what they are, how they are calculated, what IRS forms are needed, and how to ...
Guide to Federal Estate Taxes - Wills & Estate Planning - About.com
While the federal estate tax was initially repealed as of January 1, 2010, on December 17, 2010 it was resurrected and applied retroactively back to January 1.
Maryland Estate Tax Laws for 2014 and Prior Years
If you live in Maryland, then you live in one of a handful of states that still collect a state estate tax. In addition, Maryland is one of six states that collects a state ...
Federal Estate Tax Rules for 2014 Decedents - Wills & Estate Planning
On January 2, 2013, a new law was enacted that governs estate taxes for 2013 and future years. Here you will find a summary of what the laws provide for the ...
Exemption From Estate Taxes - Glossary Definition
Definition: The amount that is excluded from calculating the amount of estate taxes owed at the federal level. With regard to state estate taxes, most states ...
Overview of 2011 and 2012 Estate Tax and Gift Tax Laws
Dec 17, 2010 ... On December 17, 2010, a new law was enacted that governs estate taxes for the 2010, 2011 and 2012 tax years. Here you will find a summary ...
Overview of Current Federal Estate Tax Laws - Wills & Estate Planning
In early 2010 the federal estate tax was officially repealed, but at the end of 2010 it was reinstated retroactively. Here you will find a summary of the current ...
Options for Paying Estate Tax Bills
If your estate will owe federal estate taxes, then they will be due and payable nine months after your date of death, and the IRS won't accept a piece of real ...