Although the qualified personal residence trust can be effective for transferring substantial wealth to the next generation at a significantly reduced transfer tax cost, the transfer of a personal residence to family members can raise complex family issues. This article examines both the non-tax and tax issues related to the qualified personal residence trust, including qualification requirements under Section 2702 of the Internal Revenue Code.
Wand, Barbara Freedman
"The Qualified Personal Residence Trust: Passing Wealth to the Next Generation at a Reduced Transfer Tax Cost,"
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Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol1/iss4/11