Illinois Civil Unions: What Advisors Should Know
Chicago Estate Planning Council Webinar
May 25, 2011
10:00 AM – 11:15 AM
Kim Kamin, now Chief Wealth Strategist at Gresham Partners, LLC, was the moderator for the Chicago Estate Planning Council (CEPC) Webinar, “Illinois Civil Unions: What Advisors Should Know” on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. Continuing education credits for MCLE, CFP and CPA.
The panel discussed the Illinois law that enables and recognizes civil unions starting June 1, 2011, answering such questions as:
- What rights and obligations will parties of a civil union have?
- How is will a civil union be created and terminated?
- How can tax efficient estate plans be designed for civil unions?
- What gift tax issues arise for lifetime transfers between civil union parties?