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Wealth management update
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2014

The May 7520 rate for use with estate planning techniques such as CRTs, CLTs, QPRTs and GRATs is 2.4, up 0.2 from April. The May applicable


Wealth management update
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2015

The May 7520 rate for use with estate planning techniques such as CRTs, CLTs, QPRTs and GRATs is 1.8, which is a slight decrease from April's rate


Estate not entitled to discount the value of three marital trusts for claims by ESOP members against the marital trusts’ assets Estate of Foster v. Comm’r, T.C. Memo 2011-95 (4282011)
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 5 2011

In Foster, the Tax Court considered the following: (1) whether an estate was entitled to discount the value of assets in three marital trusts due to the potential for litigation; and (2) whether assets in the marital trusts could be discounted for lack of control over and lack of marketability of the marital trusts’ assets


Malpractice claim against an estate was too uncertain to be deductible as of date of death and thus, the deduction would be based only on the amount actually paid by the estate Estate of Gertrude H. Saunders, et al. v. Comm’r, 136 T.C. No. 18 (4282011
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 5 2011

In Saunders, a malpractice claim for $90,000,000 was filed against the decedent’s predeceased husband’s estate, alleging a breach of fiduciary duty by the decedent’s husband



Wealth management update
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2015

The November 7520 rate for use with estate planning techniques such as CRTs, CLTs, QPRTs and GRATs is 2.0, the same as October. The November


Wealth management update
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 4 2015

The December 7520 rate for use with estate planning techniques such as CRTs, CLTs, QPRTs and GRATs is 2.0, which is the same as November's rate


New York Raises Basic Exclusion Amount to $4,187,500
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2015

On April 1, 2016, the amount of property that can pass free of New York State estate tax is set to rise to $4.1875 million. Approximately two years


Wealth management update
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2015

The August 7520 rate for use with estate planning techniques such as CRTs, CLTs, QPRTs and GRATs is 2.2, the same as July. The August applicable


Estate planning opportunities in a world without DOMA
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 3 2013

On June 26, 2013, the United States Supreme Court issued its decisions in Windsor v. United States and Hollingsworth, et. al. v. Perry et. al., thus