Partner Ronni Davidowitz will speak on "Gift Tax Return" on Friday, December 12, at 11:15 a.m.

Topics of the conference include:

  • How to prepare an accurate federal estate tax return; how and when to make specific elections
  • Post-mortem estate planning issues concerning a decedent's final form 1040 and estate forms 706 and 1041
  • Estate planning for the marital deduction
  • Reporting requirements and preparation of simple and complex trust returns
  • How to reduce your client's exposure to liability when acting as trustee
  • State tax issues: which state has the right to tax fiduciary income?
  • Disclosure requirements of gift tax regulations
  • Consequence, and timing, of estate distributions
  • How and when to make GST allocations and when to elect out
  • Estate administration expenses and the Hubert regulations
  • Tax consequences under unitrust rules
  • How do JGTRRA (Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act) and EGTRRA (Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act) affect your clients' estate, gift and fiduciary income tax returns?

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