Gifting of timberland as an estate planning tool

  • Authors: Siegel, William C.
  • Publication Year: 2004
  • Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
  • Source: National Woods, Volume 27(3): 22-24


Estate planning and associated tax considerations frequently focus on the transfer of property at death. Lifetime gifts, however, are also a valuable planning tool. The "ability to afford the gift" should be the first consideration in a giving program. Timberland and other property that someday might be needed should not be given away.

  • Citation: Siegel, William C. 2004. Gifting of timberland as an estate planning tool. National Woods, Volume 27(3): 22-24
  • Posted Date: January 1, 2000
  • Modified Date: August 22, 2006
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