INTERNATIONAL ESTATE PLANNING
By: Ethan R. Okura
The world today is increasingly interconnected. Global travel is commonplace these days, as is moving to another country for work or other opportunities. International marriages are also more commonplace.
So, what do these facts have to do with estate planning?
All of those factors can vastly complicate the estate planning process, as there are significantly different rules regarding income and gift and estate taxes, depending on your situation.