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More on Graduated Rate Estates

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 domestic executors elected for the estate to be a GRE?

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U. S. Estate Tax Closing Letter

Canadian taxpayers are accustomed to receiving a notice of assessment after filing a tax return. In the federal context, a Notice of Assessment, is a statement from the Canada Revenue Agency notifying the taxpayer of among other items the amount of tax they owe, if any, the amount of tax already paid, if any, and tax credits received.

What if that return was a U. S. estate tax return to report an interest in U. S. situs property?

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