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taxing inherited assets: Original post by Wilhelm Schnotz of Demand Media Everyone's indulged in one of those Hollywood-style fantasies about inheriting a fortune from a distant relative they never met. While those daydreams usually feature mansions and luxury automobiles, few dreamers ever ponder the tax consequences of inheriting assets. Inheriting assets such as stocks can be a confusing web of estate tax and capital…

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