Gift Taxation

Course Number: ABA

Course Code: ABA

Illustrates how to compute the gift tax, identifies who is liable to pay gift tax, and the impact of gift taxation on powers of appointment. Explores the benefits of a lifetime gift program and disadvantages of lifetime gifts. Demonstrates shifting income with gifting, and options for adults to retain control of property transferred to a minor. Emphasizes the importance of the marital deduction in estate planning.

Updated: February 2019
What You’ll Learn
After completing this course, students will be able to:
-Describe the basics of gift taxation
-Explain the exclusions and gifting options
-Describe the rules and advantages of the marital deduction

Audience: Trust officers with at least three years of personal trust experience who need a deeper understanding of technical trust concepts and how solutions work when applied to client needs.

Prerequisites: None

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Member Price: $175.00
Non-Member Price: $225.00
Textbook Charge: $0.00

Credits: 1.0 CISP, CTFA(TAX)

Length: 55 minutes

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