By L. Timothy Halleron , Carol A. Harrington , and Richard A. Lang
The new federal tax law presents an extraordinary wealth transfer opportunity, but the generation-skipping transfer tax sale ends December 31, 2010.
It's old news now that...
By Genevieve M. Moore and Richard S. Kinyon , Morrison & Foerster LLP
As reported in this space over the last several months, there has been unprecedented upheaval in the federal transfer tax world in the last few years. One element of this...
by Genevieve M. Moore - Morrison & Foerster LLP
As the year winds down, many of our clients are taking advantage of the unprecedented opportunity to make gifts of up to $5,120,000, per donor, free of any federal gift tax. Since the federal generation...
By Beth Shapiro Kaufman , Lucy S. Lee , and Michael G. Pfeifer
President Obama has signed into law a $858 billion tax cut package that will extend for two years the tax cuts enacted under President Bush in 2001 and 2003. The bill passed in the Senate...