You really need an attorney or at least a qualified accountant who knows how to deal with inheritance tax returns. It appears that also an income tax return needs to be prepared for the lawsuit year. You could do it yourself, but you probably will run into issues that will cost more later to fix.
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Yes REV form 1500 is correct form. Because the proceed are entitled Pension funds they are still subject to PA Inheritancre tax. Depending on the amount and your financial ability there may be Pro Bono groups that can assist youAsk a similar question