Obama administration looks to limit GRAT transfers

03/14/2011 | InvestmentNews (free registration)

The Obama administration is considering issuing rules to limit the use of grantor retained annuity trusts. GRATs, which let investors share investment gains with their parents, are exempt from the $5 million gift-tax limit. The proposed change would increase the vehicles' current, two-year minimum term to 10 years, making them less attractive for investors with elderly parents.

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