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GRATs Are Still Great

Susan Share In the immortal complaint of one of Jane Austen characters,“People always live forever when there’s an annuity to be paid them.”  From Sense and Sensibility, 1811. But you can enjoy substantial benefits from short-term annuities as well. Since the early 1990’s, estate planners have implemented GRATs, Grantor Retained Annuity Trusts, for our wealthy […]