Building a SLAT in your estate plan

Spousal lifetime access trust, or SLAT, planning can provide powerful estate and tax planning opportunities – and perhaps one of the most popular techniques for married couples for the foreseeable future given the possible changes in the law post-election and to help pay for massive government bailouts due to the pandemic. The government raising revenue will be critical and ways to do so can include raising taxes, reducing federal estate tax exemption, increasing estate tax and other changes. SLATs are … Continued