Big Bird Lays an Egg?

4 Pages Posted: 24 Apr 2007

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Wendy C. Gerzog

University of Baltimore - School of Law

Abstract

The estate of legendary puppeteer Jim Henson encountered some problems when it tried to deduct amounts paid to Henson's estranged wife under a separation agreement as a claim against the estate.

Keywords: section 2053, claim against the estate, postdeath events, estate tax, puppeteer, Jim Henson, separation agreement

Suggested Citation

Gerzog, Wendy C., Big Bird Lays an Egg?. Tax Notes, Vol. 115, p. 385, April 23, 2007. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=982184

Wendy C. Gerzog (Contact Author)

University of Baltimore - School of Law ( email )

1420 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
United States
410-837-4522 (Phone)

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