Higher Estate Tax Exemption Moving Forward In Md. A measure to raise the amount of money exempted from estate taxes in Maryland is moving forward in the Legislature.
House Considers Raising Estate Tax ExemptionSome nonprofit organizations say Maryland's estate tax is driving their wealthy donors out of state during retirement. They support a new bill raising the estate tax exemption to $5.34 million per spouse.
Comptroller Supports Changing Md. Estate TaxComptroller Peter Franchot is expressing support for Maryland to recouple its estate tax with the federal government.
Md. Bill Barring Killers As Victims' Heirs OK'dMaryland's General Assembly has approved a bill to prevent killers from benefiting from the victim's estate.
Judge Dismisses Claim Against Schaefer's EstateA judge has dismissed a claim by man who says he was entitled to $28,000 from the late Gov. William Donald Schaefer's estate for meals, driving and errands he performed.
O'Malley To Testify On Easing Estate Tax For FarmsDemocratic Gov. Martin O'Malley's administration is supporting a Republican sponsored bill to reduce Maryland's estate tax for family farms.
McNair Sons Get Trust Money From EstateThe widow of former NFL quarterback Steve McNair convinced a Nashville judge Friday to put more than $1 million from the athlete's estate into trusts for the couple's two sons.