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Efforts To Reform The Federal Estate Tax




 Efforts To Reform The Federal Estate Tax
CPE Credit

Program Type: Recorded Webinar (Audio, PPT Presentation)
Program Level: Overview
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: One (1) Hour
Fields of Study: Taxes
Item Number: 16PBV0914
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $80.00
Program Description

With November's presidential election bearing down quickly, one of the major points of contention between the two candidates is the status of the federal estate tax. Yet, many practitioners have little understanding of exactly what the tax is and what it's meant to do. This webinar will offer a brief top down overview of the federal estate tax and its overall purpose, take a look at the respective partisan attitudes towards it, and examine some of the recent bi-partisan efforts to reform it.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Identify how, when, and why the federal estate tax is currently assessed
- Differentiate between the partisan attitudes towards the federal estate tax
- Summarize the recent bi-partisan efforts at reform

Who Should Attend

CPAs, attorneys, financial advisors, and anyone interested in an introduction to the estate tax

Presenter(s)

David H. Lenok, Esq.
Mr. David H. Lenok is a senior editor for WealthManagement.com and Trusts & Estates, where he writes about general estate and wealth planning issues. He graduated from Fordham University School of Law in 2009 and is an attorney admitted to practice in the state of New York.