Taxes en The Rich Get Ready for Higher Taxes Under a President Clinton <div class="field-byline"> Ben Steverman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For wealthy Americans, a big win by Hillary Clinton on Nov. 8 could get pretty expensive.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes High Net Worth Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:27:00 +0000 1385531 at Copyright Justin Sullivan, Getty Images Tax Law Update: November 2016 <div class="node-body article-body">David A. Handler and Alison E. Lothes highlight the most important tax law developments of the past month</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes Estate Planning Public Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:42:00 +0000 1383091 at New Jersey Repeals Estate Tax <div class="field-deck"> New law signed on Oct. 14 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The legislature approved the repeal on Oct. 7, and the governor signed the act into law on Oct. 14.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes Estate Planning Public Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:10:00 +0000 1381291 at Copyright Jeff Zelevansky, Getty Images Inherited IRA Distributions Treated as Taxable <div class="field-deck"> Funds paid directly to a non-spouse beneficiary aren’t eligible for rollover </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The IRS explained its treatment of two individual retirement accounts that a taxpayer’s deceased father had set up. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes Retirement Planning Public Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:58:00 +0000 1379391 at Copyright Joe Raedle, Getty Images IRS Releases November 2016 Interest Rates <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The 7520 rate for November&nbsp;2016 has remained at&nbsp;1.6%.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes Bryan Cave: Life, Death and Taxes Estate Planning Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:49:00 +0000 1377401 at Copyright Mark Wilson, Getty Images New Jersey Proposes Estate Tax Repeal <div class="field-deck"> The savings will be significant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Under the proposal, the exemption is to increase to $2 million for the year 2017, and the estate tax is to be repealed beginning in 2018. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes Estate Planning Public Mon, 17 Oct 2016 20:40:00 +0000 1373261 at Copyright Andrew Burton, Getty Images Buffett Scolds Trump on Taxes, Discloses 2015 Return Data <div class="field-byline"> Noah Buhayar and Lynnley Browning </div> <div class="node-body article-body">On Monday, the billionaire Berkshire Hathaway Inc. chairman released information from his personal taxes and challenged the Republican presidential candidate to do the same.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes High Net Worth Tue, 11 Oct 2016 14:14:00 +0000 1363671 at Copyright Drew Angerer, Getty Images Estate Tax Deduction for Losses Caused by Bernie Madoff Ponzi Scheme <div class="field-deck"> The Tax Court’s decision in Heller provides rare jurisprudence on IRC Section 2054 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In Estate of Heller, the Tax Court addressed a question of first impression: whether an estate may take a theft loss that befell property it didn’t hold directly. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes Estate Planning Public Fri, 07 Oct 2016 18:16:00 +0000 1360091 at Trump’s Tax Strategy Seen Turning Unpaid Debt Into Benefit <div class="field-byline"> Lynnley Browning </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As evidenced in his partially discovered tax returns, Donald Trump may have used a strategy that allowed struggling real-estate investors to turn unpaid debts into personal tax breaks.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Taxes High Net Worth Fri, 07 Oct 2016 12:59:00 +0000 1359201 at Copyright Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images Congressional Action May Undercut Proposed 2704 Regulations <div class="field-byline"> Ashley Thompson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Republicans in the House of Representatives and the Senate have introduced bills to derail the Proposed Regulations under Section 2704 of the Internal Revenue Code.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes BakerHostetler Estate Planning Fri, 07 Oct 2016 10:00:00 +0000 1346841 at <p>U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner R-Wis.</p> Copyright Win McNamee, Getty Images