Delaware Repeals Estate Tax in 2018

Jeffrey C. Wolken |
Wealth Planning
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This Issues and Insights discusses important changes to Delaware tax law for high-net-worth residents. New legislation repeals the Delaware estate tax as of January 1, 2018. Following the repeal of Delaware’s estate tax, there remain 17 states plus the District of Columbia that impose either an estate tax, an inheritance tax, or both.    Even without the

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Top 10 Developments, Lessons, and Reminders of 2016

Sharon Klein |
Wealth Planning
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This article reprint was published in the January 17, 2017 edition of the New York Law Journal Trusts & Estates section and provides an overview of new legislation, important regulatory guidance, and instructive case law, including: The estate tax cliff, disparity between New York and federal exclusion amounts, and lack of portability make planning critical. A reminder of the

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