Death and taxes: leaving your legacy intact

Although the rules and the taxation levels may change, estate taxes have been around since the days of ancient Rome, and they are here to stay. As the average wealth among retirees is $752,000, it is not a big stretch to assume that a progressively...

Death and taxes: leaving your legacy intact
Although the rules and the taxation levels may change, estate taxes have been around since the days of ancient Rome, and they are here to stay. As the average wealth among retirees is $752,000, it is not a big stretch to assume that a progressively larger share of unsuspecting retirees will have to face an estate tax, here is how they can mitigate that risk.