Americans for a Fair Estate Tax

OMB Watch reports that a coalition group has released a “Statement of Principles on Estate Tax Legislation“. Apparently, OMB Watch is a member of this group, Americans for a Fair Estate Tax. It is unclear who other members of this coalition maybe....

Planning for Life | February 2010

Planning for Life February 2010 This Month’s Articles: Congress Lets Estate Tax Expire, But May Act Retroactively Things to Remember at Tax Time Book Review: The Complete Eldercare Planner To Roth or Not to Roth? Avoiding Expensive Funerals Congress Lets Estate...

Jobs Bill Does Not Include Estate Tax Fix

The bi-partisian jobs bill being rushed through congress this week does not include a fix for the now expired estate tax or its reinstatement Clinton era levels next year. (Reuters) Earlier this morning their had been a report that the a compromise deal on the estate...

Pre-Pay Estate Tax

Would you be willing to prepay estate taxes while you are alive, in exchange for a lower tax rate? This is the idea from Washington’s own Sen. Maria Cantwell and it could lead to a permanent compromise on the on the Federal Estate Tax. (Dow Jones Newswire) As...