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Cook County estate tax attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains what you can accomplish with a good estate plan.
In this article, our Cook County estate tax lawyers explain the recent changes to federal estate tax law, and how those changes should impact estate plans of Illinois residents. The federal estate tax exemption has recently been raised from $5.5 million to $11 million. This means that if you pass away with assets less than $11 million in your estate, your estate will not be subject to federal estate tax. However, because the Illinois estate tax exemption remains at $4 million, estate tax planning reamains important for many Illinois residents. Probate avoidance should also remain a concern that can be resolved with a proper estate plan.
Cook County estate tax lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty explains the strategies we use to minimize estate tax in Illinois.
In this article, our Cook County estate tax attorneys explain some of the strategies we use to minimize estate tax.
Cook County estate tas lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty explains how to use revocable living trusts to ensure that your estate avoids probate when you pass.
In this article, our Cook County estate tax attorneys explain the various taxes that executors, administers and trustees must pay on behalf of a deceased individual's estate. We explain the difference between estate tax, estate income tax, and the decedent's final year of income tax, as well as the different taxing bodies to whom these taxes must be paid.
Read the full article by our Cook County estate tax lawyers explaining the different taxes that estates must pay in Illinois.