Gift And Estate Tax

Estate and Gift Taxes

Estate Tax

The estate tax is a tax on your right to transfer property at your death. It consists of an accounting of everything you own or have certain interests in at the date of death.

Frequently Asked Questions on Estate Taxes

Find some of the more common questions dealing with basic estate tax issues.

Gift Tax

If you give someone money or property during your life, you may be subject to federal gift tax.

2010 Brings Big Changes to the Estate and Gift Tax

Learn about the legislative changes that affect Estate and Gift taxes.

Frequently Asked Questions on Gift Taxes

Find some of the more common questions dealing with gift tax issues as well as some examples of how different types of gifts are treated.

Filing Estate and Gift Tax Returns

Learn when to file estate and gift taxes, where to send your returns, and get contact information if you need help.

What’s New – Estate and Gift Tax

Stay up to date with the tax law changes related to estate and gift taxes.

References/Related Topics
Estate and Gift Tax Treaties (International)

Forms and Publications – Estate and Gift Tax
Publication 950, Introduction to Estate and Gift Taxes