Month: January 2017

Planning to avoid estate taxes

North Carolina residents who have estates worth more than the federal exemption may have estate taxes assessed at a rate of 40 percent after they die. There are several strategies that people can use to make certain that their money goes to the people and causes that...

Using an AB trust to reduce estate tax

Married couples in North Carolina might want to know about the possible tax benefits they could be eligible for, and an AB trust is one tool that a couple may wish to utilize. Whether one has a large or small estate, anyone who has property subject to an estate tax...