Charitable Donation Tax Credits – When Can They Be Utilized?

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Many individuals make donations to charities in their Wills. Not only does this fulfill philanthropic goals, but it also provides a tax benefit.  Making a charitable gift by will provides donation tax credits which can be used to offset the deemed disposition of capital property that occurs on death. There have ...

More on Graduated Rate Estates

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

If someone has a second will pertaining to foreign assets, and the domestic executors either do not know about this second will, or cannot deal with the foreign executors on a timely basis, would the status of the estate as a graduated rate estate (GRE) be invalidated if only the ...