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Estate Planning Series –
Did Portability Kill the Credit Shelter Trust?

Quarles & Brady Phoenix office

Presentation Overview

Attendees will gain insight on the concept of "portability" of the estate tax exemption for married couples. Specific topics covered will include non-tax benefits of the traditional credit shelter trust, income tax benefits related to a "step-up" in basis at the death of a spouse, and the change in thinking with regard to the traditional estate plan for a married couple.

Who Should Attend?

Estate planning clients and professionals and married couples who currently have a Revocable Living Trust.

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