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The Presidential Candidates – The Federal Estate Tax and the Capital Gains Income Tax

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Tonight, we should know who will be our next president.  While Congress passes tax legislation, the president shapes policy. What plans does Donald Trump have for the estate tax versus Hillary Clinton? How do the plans differ compared to the current rules?

Estate Tax Now

The estate tax is one of three federal transfer taxes – an excise tax, separate from and in addition to the income tax – levied on the privilege of transferring wealth.  If you transfer wealth during your ...

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