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Written by attorney Kera Murphy Reed | Jul 17, 2017

It’s Not Too Late To Elect Portability

The estate tax concept tax known as “portability” is permanent as a result of the enactment of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012. Portability allows a surviving spouse to use a deceased spouse’s unused estate tax exclusion (up to $5.49 million in 2017).

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