Wednesday, September 16, 2009
According to Walter Alarkon, Debate over estate tax likely to wait till 2010, The Hill, Sept. 15, 2009,
A split among Democrats and a busy fall agenda is likely to have lawmakers hold off this year on debating the future of the estate tax, even though it expires at the end of the year.
Experts and aides say a more realistic scenario involves Congress passing a one-year extension and then tackling the issue as part of broader tax reform next year.
Special thanks to David S. Luber (Attorney at law, Florida Probate Attorney Wills and Estates Law Firm) for bringing this article to my attention.