Estate Tax

Gov. O'Malley Signs Nearly 200 Bills Into LawGov. Martin O'Malley signed nearly 200 measures at his last bill signing ceremony as governor. Here's a glance at some of them.
Md. Comptroller Supports Changing Estate Tax Comptroller Peter Franchot is expressing support for Maryland to recouple its estate tax with the federal government.
Estate Tax Deadlock Could Hit Hard On Family FarmsWith Republicans pushing to all but eliminate the current estate tax, and the President fighting to return to 2009 rates, a lack of bipartisan consensus in Congress could result in something neither side wants: A massive rate hike on some of America's traditional family-owned farms.