Notable Estate and Gift Tax Articles of 2012

3 Pages Posted: 21 Aug 2013

Date Written: May 6, 2013


In this annual article for Tax Notes, Professor Crawford reviews ten notable estate and gift tax law review articles published in 2012. They are (in alphabetical order): (1) Karen Boxx, "Too Many Tiaras: Conflicting Fiduciary Duties in the Family-Owned Business Context;" (2) Jeffrey A. Cooper, "Time for Permanent Estate Tax Reform;" (3) Thomas P. Gallanis and Josephine Gittler, "Family Caregiving and the Law of Succession: A Proposal;" (4) Mark Glover, "The Therapeutic Function of Testamentary Formality;" (5) Louise Lark Hill, "Fiduciary Duties and Exculpatory Clauses: Clash of the Titans or Cozy Bedfellows?" (6) David Horton, "Testation and Speech;" (7) Jason Mazzone, "Facebook's Afterlife;" (8) Nancy A. McLaughlin, "Extinguishing and Amending Tax-Deductible Conservation Easements: Protecting the Federal Investment After Carpenter, Simmons, and Kaufman;" (10) Reid Kress Weisbord, "Wills for Everyone: Helping Individuals Opt Out of Intestacy."

Keywords: tax, estate, gift, estate tax, gift tax, scholarship

JEL Classification: K19, K34

Suggested Citation

Crawford, Bridget J., Notable Estate and Gift Tax Articles of 2012 (May 6, 2013). Tax Notes, Vol. 139, No. 664, May 2013, Available at SSRN:

Bridget J. Crawford (Contact Author)

Pace University School of Law ( email )

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White Plains, NY 10603
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