When you are planning your estate, you may wonder about the way that taxes can impact inheritances that you are leaving to your loved ones. We will take a look at the details in this post to shed some light. Income Taxes Many people are pleasantly surprised when they learn that you do not have to claim an inheritance on your federal or state income tax returns. This applies to insurance policy proceeds along with direct bequests. When it comes to revocable living trusts, distributions of … [Read more...] about Are Inheritances Subject to Taxation?
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