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Video: What Are Inheritance Taxes?
Note: The information in this video is applicable to 2011. However, the text on the page has been updated to reflect the current year information. Inheritance taxes are taxes that a person needs to pay on money or property they have inherited after the death of a loved one. Educate yourself about inheritance taxes with help from TurboTax in this video clip. Read more…

Video: What Is a Fiduciary Income Tax Return?
Have you been appointed as trustee of a trust or the administrator of an estate? If so, you may be interested to hear about the tax returns you are responsible for filing. Watch this video to find out more about fiduciary income tax returns. Read more…

Video: Is Inheritance Money Counted as Income by the IRS?
Have you inherited a large sum of money from a deceased loved one? That inheritance may be taxable. Watch this video to learn more. Read more…

The Gift Tax Made Simple
If you make large enough gifts to relatives or friends, you might owe the federal gift tax. Here are the basics on how the gift tax works. Read more…

Tax Guidelines About Gifting
The IRS requires you to report all taxable gifts you make during the year and pay the appropriate tax. However, due to the generous exclusions and deductions available, the average taxpayer never files a gift tax return or pays gift tax. The intention of the federal government is to only impose a tax on wealthy individuals who dispose of their wealth by making high-value gifts. Read more…

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