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USC Gould School of Law 2010 Tax Institute: Tax Planning Strategies for Transferring Family Homes -- Dynasty Trusts by Nancy G. Henderson
Posted on 18 Aug 2010 by USC Gould School of Law

If a property owner intends for property to remain in trust for the use and enjoyment not only of the owner's children, but for future generations of descendants, a "dynasty trust" can be an excellent vehicle to accomplish this objective... Read More

Reporting Obligations of U.S. Beneficiaries of Foreign Trusts and New Form 8938
Posted on 20 Apr 2012 by Diane L. Mutolo

In 2010, Congress enacted the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) as part of the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act ("the HIRE Act"), and the legislation amended the Internal Revenue Code with the goal of increasing foreign account... Read More