Search Help

Enter one of more keywords to search. Use quotes for “exact phrase.” Note that '*' and '?' wildcards are supported.

When your search results appear, you can refine your search further: Sort for only results in which all search terms appear AND/OR sort by chronological order.

Article Date:
March 2006

Word Count:



Death Taxes the IRA

Doris Kahn died in 2000. She owned two regular IRAs that had a fair market value of $2,620,410.


At death, IRAs are not treated like homes, which pass to the heirs at fair market value with no income tax issues. Thus, a $3 million home is included in the estate at $3 million and comes to you via the estate with a stepped-up basis of $3 million. If you sell the inherited home for $3 million, you owe no taxes ... Log in to view full article.

Already a subscriber?
Email Address

You’ll be able to read the full article and get instant access to the last few issues of the Tax Reduction Letter
Not yet a subscriber?
with a money-back guarantee

Powered by Cranium Softworks - CMS, Subscription Mgmt & Web Development