Double Play

Municipal bonds offer generous tax-exempt yields now. There might be a kicker as well: capital gains. The entire municipal bond …More

Power Plays

In your estate planning, financial institutions may be included. For example, your plan might name an institution as primary trustee …More

Going Up

In 2009, the federal estate tax exemption increases from $2 million to $3.5 million. Judging by comments made by President-elect …More