calculating estate taxes
June 18,

Are Distributions from a Trust Taxable?

If the total estate, including assets held personally or in trust which exceed the exemption, then the estate will be subject to estate taxes of approximately 40% of all assets that exceed the exemption.

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January 02,

Can You Have Too Much Tax Deferral?

Taking steps to defer your individual federal income tax bill is often a good idea. If you expect to be in the same tax bracket in future years, lowering this year's taxable income will postpone your tax bill and give you extra cash to work with until the bill comes due. If your tax rates turn out to be lower in future years, deferring taxable income into those future years will cause the deferred amounts to be taxed at lower rates.

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