In T.D. 9884, the IRS finalized proposed regulations issued in November 2018 (REG-106706-18), amending Regs. Sec. 20.2010-1 to conform with the temporary increase in the basic exclusion amount for estate and gift tax enacted by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. In this episode, Bob Keebler, CPA/PFS will discuss practical knowledge that will help best serve your clients:
What is the basic exclusion amount (BEA) and supplemental BEA?
What are some examples showing the computation?
What does this mean for your clients?
Access the related resources from this podcast:
IRS final regulations to update the life expectancy and distribution period tables
Impact of Tax Reform on Planning Toolkit, including charts from Bob Keebler
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