How to Complete Lines 4–8 of Part 4: Estate Form 706
How to Obtain Probate Court Approval of an Estate’s Accounts
Calculating the Value of Everything You Own for Estate Planning

10 Common Pitfalls for Estate and Trust Administrators to Avoid

Don't forget tax filing deadlines.

You wouldn’t fail to file your own tax returns; don’t forget to file the trust’s or estate’s, either. Income tax returns (Form 1041) are due three and one half months after the estate or trust’s year end, and estate tax returns (Form 706) are due nine months after the date of death.

  • Add a Comment
  • Print
  • Share


Promoted Stories From Around The Web

blog comments powered by Disqus
How to Organize the Estate Administration Process
How to Prepare to File Tax Returns for a Decedent, Estate, or Trust
How to Complete Lines 4–7 of Part 4: Estate Form 706
Estate & Trust Administration For Dummies Cheat Sheet
Factoring Insurance into Your Estate Plan