Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, July 21, 2010 10:55 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

It didn’t take long for the billionaires to start dying this year, leaving the U.S. Treasury mourning millions in lost estate taxes, and many happy heirs. On March 28, Texas gas pipeline billionaire Dan Duncan, the 74th richest person in the world, died. Under the estate tax of 2009, he would have owed up to