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momandjohnbarber
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My mother was deceased in May 2015. Due to complications her estate was not settled until 2016. How do I file estate tax as the trustee?

 
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macuser_22
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My mother was deceased in May 2015. Due to complications her estate was not settled until 2016. How do I file estate tax as the trustee?

If the estate must file a 1041 tax return, then you must use TurboTax Business.

https://turbotax.intuit.com/small-business-taxes/

I recommend that you read IRS Pub 559 (Survivors, Executors, and Administrators) for guidance.

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p559.pdf




**Disclaimer: This post is for discussion purposes only and is NOT tax advice. The author takes no responsibility for the accuracy of any information in this post.**

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macuser_22
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My mother was deceased in May 2015. Due to complications her estate was not settled until 2016. How do I file estate tax as the trustee?

If the estate must file a 1041 tax return, then you must use TurboTax Business.

https://turbotax.intuit.com/small-business-taxes/

I recommend that you read IRS Pub 559 (Survivors, Executors, and Administrators) for guidance.

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p559.pdf




**Disclaimer: This post is for discussion purposes only and is NOT tax advice. The author takes no responsibility for the accuracy of any information in this post.**
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