If you have been putting off creating an estate plan or haven't updated it in years, upcoming changes in tax laws might spur you into action.
The current estate tax laws will expire at the end of 2012. Unless Congress intervenes before that time, you will see significant changes. Here is a preview of what you can expect:
Thus, if you haven't drawn up an estate plan yet, there may be no better time to do so. Here are some other federal tax laws affecting estate planning in 2013:
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