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Portability- The Best Kept Secre

Recently the IRS released statistics for federal estate tax returns (form 706s) filed in 2011, which was the first year of portability (the ability of the surviving spouse to add the deceased spouse’s estate tax exemption to the surviving spouse’s … Continue reading

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When the original of the trust document has been lost

A person who has a revocable living trust may inadvertently lose the original trust document. He or she will typically continue to hold title to assets in the name of the trust. The person can still furnish copies from his … Continue reading

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Tale of the Trust Protector

An irrevocable trust can designate a trust protector and give him or her certain powers, for example, to change the trustee or to move the trust administration to a different jurisdiction. A trustee is a fiduciary because he or she … Continue reading

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