Using Overlooked Business-Wealth Transfer Strategies
- Three basic truths that must be learned. Blackman, Irving // Contractor Magazine;Feb2000, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p39
Provides a list of the most common strategies one can use to accomplish the basic truths on taxation and the transfer of wealth in the United States. Suggestion for passing all of one's wealth intact; Strategy for keeping control of assets; Tips for creating wealth in a tax-free environment.
- Helping the rich stay that way. Ehrenreich, Barbara // Time;4/18/1994, Vol. 143 Issue 16, p86
Considers the message in the new book `America: Who Really Pays the Taxes?' by Donald L. Barlett and James B. Steele, who found that many corporations and millionaires are taxed at far lower rates than the rest of us. The quiet, ongoing upward redistribution of wealth from those who live from...
- America's Sixty Families. // New Republic;11/17/37, Vol. 93 Issue 1198, p46
Presents charts depicting the fortune and taxes paid by 60 richest families and individuals in the U.S.
- These Financial Times. // Lakelander (Whitney, TX);6/2/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 22, p11A
The article reports on the large transfers of wealth through unrecognized taxes and interest, which could save more money by reducing these transfers instead of chasing higher rates of return in the U.S.
- The only people whose taxes can be cut are the people paying them. Sowell, Thomas // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;05/24/99, Vol. 28 Issue 48, p22
Comments on taxation of the rich in the United States. Citing of ordinary people that are hit hard by taxes; Wealth versus income; Fictitiousness of the statistical `rich' and the statistical `poor'.
- The Impact of Estate and Gift Taxes on Property Disposition. Looker, Charles // California Law Review;Mar1950, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p44
Discusses the impact of estate and gift taxes on property disposition in the U.S. Factors which influenced the patterns of property disposition; Advantages and disadvantages of disposing wealth by living gift rather than by will; Value of gifts reported through 1945; Taxation on joint assets.
- Receding Riches. // Saturday Evening Post;8/27/1932, Vol. 205 Issue 9, p20
Comments on the measurement of the wealth of rich men in the U.S. Accuracy of measuring wealth by means of figures; Decrease in the estimates of fortunes which were based on stocks; Effect of taxes on wealth.
- Taxation Issues for Fractional Ownership. Esler, David // Business & Commercial Aviation;Sep2003, Vol. 93 Issue 3, p52
All the taxation issues that apply to whole ownership also impinge on fractional ownership with the added complication of multiple owners and the wide-ranging operations of program aircraft. To the United States Federal Aviation Administration, fractional ownership constitutes a private...
- What Halloween can teach us about economics. Hicks, Mike // Indianapolis Business Journal;10/27/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 34, p47A
The author relates his household experience wherein his family learn about taxes, citing each of his three children's attitudes toward collecting candy provides a model of income earners in the U.S. economy. He also relates the forecasted impact if he is going to impose a progressive tax as...