- Monday, 30 May 2011 19:16
The Cincinnati Enquirer has a nice article about the Ohio Estate Tax. The tax applies only to taxpayers with assets valued at more than $338K. Proponents of the tax claim repeal would only benefit the “wealthy.” How they consider a $338K net worth as wealthy is laughable. A house and a retirement plan should put most taxpayers over the threshold.
- Wednesday, 25 May 2011 19:14
The IRS released its list of Dirty Dozen Tax Scams.
- Wednesday, 18 May 2011 19:09
Some wealthy individuals are hesitant to use the new $5 million gift tax exemption because they fear damaging the initiative and ambition of their children.
- Tuesday, 17 May 2011 19:08
Megan McCardle thinks not. Money quote: “So I think that ultimately retirees are going to end up consuming less than they currently expect to. And given the political economy of it all, I expect the burden to fall more heavily on those who have saved than on those who haven’t.”
- Friday, 13 May 2011 19:06
Popular Mechanics discusses problems with passwords and other digital data post-death. Site and companies providing solutions are here and here.
- Thursday, 12 May 2011 19:05
Boomers have acquired too many possessions they no longer want and are selling them for pennies on the dollar.
- Thursday, 05 May 2011 19:04
Nice article about the need for heirs to access passwords and digital data after death.
- Friday, 29 April 2011 18:35
Business Week had a recent article about how wealthy people can legally avoid/minimize taxes.
- Friday, 29 April 2011 18:30
Greetings. This is my blog dedicated to interesting articles about tax and estate planning articles that I encounter, or news related to my practice areas. Hope you find it worth your time.