by Terri Getman, J.D.*, CLU, ChFC, RICP, AEP (Distinguished) Two bills introduced in the Senate in March could significantly change estate planning if enacted into law. The 99.5% Act and the Sensible Taxation and Equity Promotion (STEP) Act would dramatically alter transfer taxes. While it is still uncertain which, if any, provisions in these acts […]
Situation: The uncertainty of the estate tax laws has created a dilemma for many taxpayers, estate planners, and insurance professionals. Should moderately high net worth couples take action today to shelter a significant amount from estate tax (under the $11.7 million exemption) by making a large gift; or should they hold off making a large […]
Terri Getman, JD, CLU, ChFC, RICP, AEP (Distinguished), DBS Business Development Director, was the featured speaker at a recent meeting. She joined Joel Johnson, CLU, ChFC, Field Relationship Manager presenting life insurance solutions and case studies to participants.