The U.S. Supreme Court decided Kaestner regarding a state’s ability to impose income taxation on a trust. We will discuss the holding and its context when trusts hold business interests. Recent regulations and rulings regarding S corporation ownership are worth noting. Finally, basis step-up is becoming more important than estate tax planning for many taxpayers; we will discuss trust modifications (including a possible formula general power of appointment) and other tools.
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The live presentation of this webinar was approved for 1.8 hours of general credit in Missouri and 1.5 hours of general credit in Illinois and California. CLE credit is no longer available for this recording.
*Please note that this is a 90-minute webinar
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Steve's current materials, Structuring Ownership of Privately-Owned Businesses: Tax and Estate Planning Implications, are available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 23, 2019
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