Estate Planning for IRAs and Qualified Plan Balances

ABA SELF-PACED ONLINE TRAINING

Explains how to identify mandatory distribution rules for deductible IRAs and qualified plans. Describes the beneficiary options available and ways to distribute benefits for qualified plans and IRAs. Outlines the requirements for qualifying for the marital deduction, and how to fund a credit shelter trust with proceeds from a qualified plan or IRA. Describes how pecuniary bequests to charities should be funded, and the use of charitable remainder trusts as the designated beneficiary of a qualified plan or IRA.

Objectives:

  • Analyze the tax consequences and distribution options when retirement plan benefits are payable to a trust
  • Explain how retirement benefits are coordinated with the estate plan
  • Examine the issues concerning making retirement plan benefits payable to a credit shelter or marital trust
  • Describe charitable gift opportunities for retirement plan balances

Audience:  Trust officers with at least three years of personal trust experience who need a deeper understanding of technical trust concepts and how solutions work when applied to client needs.

ABA Certifications: 1.0 CISP, CTFA

The New York Bankers Association is a Local ABA Training Provider.

Questions:
NYBA Professional Development at (212) 297-1679 or education@nyba.com.
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