Abby Transfers $10,000 to a Political Organization to Promote Her
Abby transfers $10,000 to a political organization to promote her favorite candidate for president.Does Abby's transfer qualify as a gift?
On March 1,Bruce transfers $300,000 to a revocable trust with Sprint Bank as trustee.The trustee must pay out all the income to Sam during Sam's lifetime.At Sam's death,the property is to be paid to Sam Jr.On December 31,the trustee distributes $40,000 of income to Sam.What date did a gift occur? What was the amount of the gift?
Karen purchased a beach house for $300,000 and immediately titled it in the names of Karen and Kenny,as joint tenants with right of survivorship.Karen and Kenny are not married.Did a gift occur? If so,for what amount?
On June 1,Sherri deposits $60,000 into a new joint bank account in the names of Sherri and John.Her friend John makes no deposits.On December 15th,John withdraws $25,000 from the joint account.What are the gift tax consequences,if any?