Estate and Trust Law

Links
(All the following links are external.)

CLE LINKS:
ALI-ABA

New York University Institute on Federal Taxation

National Law Foundation

Southern California Tax & Estate Planning Forum

BAR ASSOCIATION:
ABA Real Property, Probate & Trust Section

ABA Section of Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law
Public Information & Frequently Asked Questions

IRS AND TAX LAW:
IRS Estate & Gift Tax Page: Designed for laypersons, but a handy compilation of IRS estate and gift tax resources, convenient link to forms and publications and information on the current year's changes in inflation adjusted numbers.

IRS Private Letter Rulings 

Bureau of Public Debt.  

IRS-Tax Exempt Organization Search

IRS Forms

How to Contact the IRS

U.S. Tax Court 

THOMAS-U.S. Congress on the Internet

26 U.S.C. Subtitle B-Federal Estate and Gift Tax Laws 

Applicable Federal Rates (Section 7520) (Leimberg & Associates Inc.)

FindLaw's Wills, Trusts, Estates and Probate Home Page

PLANNED GIVING:
Partnership for Philanthropic Planning

Planned Giving Design Center of THE ASSOCIATED: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore

Council on Foundations

PROBATE
State Probate Statutes 

Offices of the Registers of Wills

Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation

OTHER SITES AND LINKS LISTS:
American Society of Appraisers

ACTEC Links

Baltimore Giving Project

COMAR on-line

Dan Evan's Home Page 

Maryland Attorney General's Health Policy Development Page

Maryland General Assembly

The Castleman Law Firm Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts

Natalie Choate's Life and Death Planning with Retirement Benefits Website

Steve Leimberg's Web Site

Robert Clofine's Estate Planning Page

ABA RPPTL Section - List of Deed Preparers

ASSOCIATIONS:
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC)

The Baltimore Estate Planning Council

National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys 

International Academy of Estate & Trust Law

MISCELLANEOUS:
On-line reference library, including reference material

Antiques Roadshow Online

Saving for College
This website has information on Section 529 college tuition plans and other information on saving for college.

US ZIP Code
Find the County in which an address is located--great if you need to know domicile of someone when preparing either estate planning documents or estate probate forms.

For more links go to MSBA’s Legal Links