TITLE

The Prenup as Estate Planning Tool or Trap?

AUTHOR(S)
BURNS, JOHN B.
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Family Advocate;Winter2011, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how the baby boomers in the U.S. are entering into second or third marriages are turning to the prenuptial agreement as an estate-planning tool. As stated, the most obvious issue occurs when future spouses exchange property in connection with a prenuptial agreement prior to marriage. It states that a major component of estate planning for married individuals is utilizing the full estate-tax credit for each spouse.
ACCESSION #
63638510

 

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