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Gifting of timberland as an estate planning toolAuthor(s): William C. Siegel
Source: National Woods, Volume 27(3): 22-24
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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DescriptionEstate planning and associated tax considerations frequently focus on the transfer of property at death. Lifetime gifts, however, are also a valuable planning tool. The "ability to afford the gift" should be the first consideration in a giving program. Timberland and other property that someday might be needed should not be given away.
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CitationSiegel, William C. 2004. Gifting of timberland as an estate planning tool. National Woods, Volume 27(3): 22-24
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