Category: Capital Gains

Suicide is tax-less

31 December, 2012 (15:21) | Capital Gains, Death, Health care, Mortality, Real estate taxes, Suicide, Taxation |

Suicide is painless It brings on many changes And I can take or leave it if I please –”Suicide is Painless,” Johnny Mandel and Michael Altman   As we count down to the undiscovered countryof the ‘fiscal cliff’, we approach one of the largest tax discontinuities in decades – where the tick of a clock […]

Death is a bonanza

27 January, 2010 (13:01) | Capital Gains, Estates Taxes, Taxation, Theory, US News |

By: David A. Smith   Step up your basis!   Have you died so far in 2010?  If you have, you’re in luck!   I’m from eternity and I’m here to help you solve your tax problem   If you’re still alive in 2010, but wonder how much longer you’ll make it, then you have […]