IRS Announces the 2019 Estate Tax and Gift Tax Exemptions

IRS Announces the 2019 Estate Tax and Gift Tax Exemptions The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced the estate tax exemption and gift tax exemption amounts for 2019. The 2019 Federal estate tax exemption will be $11.4 million. The Federal gift tax exemption will remain $15,000 annually for the time being. If your estate is

What is the Illinois Estate Tax?

What is the Illinois Estate Tax? Many Illinois residents are surprised to learn that Illinois has an Estate Tax separate from the more familiar Federal Estate Tax. The Illinois Estate Tax provides for a $4,000,000 exemption from tax per estate. If you have more than $4,000,000 in assets, it is important to speak with an