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Click here to listen to a Bloomberg Practitioner’s Insight podcast by Richard Franklin and George Karibjanian about the new estate tax exclusion. They describe the terms sunset, rollback, and clawback, and discuss the strategies that practitioners should use, especially in situations where one spouse holds most of the wealth, or where there is a second marriage and the wealthy spouse wants to use the exclusions of the less wealthy spouse.

Click here to listen to a Bloomberg Talking Tax podcast Part I by George and Richard on the changes in the tax rules beginning in 2019 governing deductibility of alimony to the payor spouse and taxability of such payments to the payee spouse.  Click here to listen to a Bloomberg Talking Tax podcast Part 2, by George and Richard regarding how the 2017 Tax Act’s repeal of §682 impacts existing trusts, including alimony trusts and lifetime QTIPs.  Click here to read the article by George, Lester and Richard on these matters.