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Nolo Podcasts: Now Hear This!

Nolo Podcasts: Now Hear This!

Nolo Podcasts are back and better than ever. Covering everything from Accidents to Taxes, and all key topics in between, our dozens of podcasts provide helpful tips on legal issues that affect you, your family, or your business. Best of all, you’re getting trusted information from Nolo’s authors and other legal experts, straight to your ears. To check out Nolo’s Podcasts, you can browse by category. Or, get each new episode delivered straight to your computer by subscribing via iTunes…

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Death and Taxes: What’s Happening with the Estate Tax?

Death and Taxes: What’s Happening with the Estate Tax?

For the first time since 1916, there’s no federal estate tax in place. That’s because the tax was set to expire at the end of 2009, and Congress surprised everyone by not voting to extend it. So, for deaths in 2010, there is no federal estate tax, and inherited property may be subject to higher taxes under “stepped up” tax basis rules — for now, anyway. That could all change if (as a number of experts predict) Congress decides to…

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