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BUS-X817LS Estate and Gift Taxation

Course Description

Understand the Operation of the Estate, Gift and GST Taxes

This seminar focuses on selected issues important to lawyers representing individuals and families in designing tax-efficient wealth transfer strategies. The seminar will include an overview of estate and gift tax issues, planning techniques, and current developments and updates, including the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012.

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Learner Outcomes

  • Advise clients about various estate, gift and Generation-Skipping Transfer (GST) strategies
  • Identify special inclusions in the taxable estate
  • Understand advantages of lifetime giving as well as planning techniques

Course Details

Number of Units: 4 MCLE's and Legal Specialization credits in Taxation Law

University of San Diego School of Law is a State Bar of California approved provider of MCLE and Legal Specialization in Taxation Law credits and certifies that this activity is approved for 4.0 hours of general MCLE and 4.0 hours of Legal Specialization in Taxation Law.

Instructor: To be announced

Who Should Attend: Tax attorneys, CPA’s, Enrolled Agents, or any individual responsible for managing or overseeing a firm’s tax practice. As well as attorney's practicing in the estate planning arena who would like to learn more about sophisticated wealth transfer techniques and recent changes in the law.




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