With the federal estate tax at 40 percent, generous clients with taxable gross estates often look to make gifts to family members as a means to transfer wealth. The federal government allows for unlimited gifts to be made between spouses.
Grandparents Have Many Ways to Help Loved Ones My family has had the pleasure of welcoming the next generation of Markuses. My almost 3-year-old niece, Lex has enough personality and style to be nicknamed “Manhattan.” And my nephew, Nathan, followed. While
Originally published in Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, July 31, 2014 Death comes to all of us, but the time of death is uncertain. This chant, which is contemplated by Tibetan Buddhists throughout the world, teaches that we should make reasoned,