I live in Texas and found out out I owe inheritance tax on an annuity I got after my mother died in Pennsylvania. Being that I live in Texas and already have the money what can Pennsylvania do if I don't pay the inheritance tax?
The annuity is subject to PA inheritance tax under PA law regardless of where the beneficiary is located. If you fail to pay the Department of Revenue has the right to collect this money from you and will use whatever collection methods it so chooses, such as placing a lien on your property, garnishing your salary, going to the annuity company to assert a lien, etc.
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