Denis Clifford

Denis Clifford, a graduate of Columbia Law School, where he was an editor of The Law Review, is a practicing lawyer who specializes in estate planning. He is the author of many Nolo titles, including Quick and Legal Will Book,  Make Your Own Living Trust and Plan Your Estate, and coauthor of Form of Partnership.  He has been interviewed by such major media as The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and Money Magazine.


Articles By Denis Clifford

Estate Tax: Will Your Estate Have to Pay?
Very few estates—only those larger than $11.7 million—might owe federal estate tax.
Reduce Estate Tax by Making Gifts
Making gifts during your life can provide you with tax savings and more.
Tax-Saving AB Trusts
The federal government allows married couples to transfer over $23 million without incurring estate tax. To get the same benefit, unmarried couples need an AB trust.
The Charitable Remainder Trust: Do Good and Get Tax Breaks
Give to charity and get a tax benefit.