Thousands of estates are at center of tax debate:

12/8/2009 | U.S. News & World Report

A projected 71,000 estates would be negatively affected in 2010 if the estate tax is extended, as the value of their assets would be set, for tax purposes, at their level when they were originally acquired. A House-approved bill would set the top rate for larger estates at 45% and exclude $3.5 million of assets for individuals, and $7 million for couples.

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