What is the death tax? can I minimize the effect of the death tax through estate planning?Return to FAQ Videos.
There is no death tax in Florida. That’s why many people, especially elderly people, move to Florida. There’s a federal death tax. If someone dies with more than $11.2 million, they will pay a 40% tax above that amount.
A qualified estate planning attorney will discuss with you the various ways to minimize the death tax through various types of trusts and estate planning tactics.