2017 Worldwide Estate and Inheritance Tax Guide

This guide summarizes the gift, estate and inheritance tax systems and describes wealth transfer planning considerations in 37 jurisdictions and territories. Use the map or the menu to see the guide’s information for a jurisdiction or territory.

This guide summarizes the gift, estate and inheritance tax systems and describes wealth transfer planning considerations in 37 jurisdictions and territories. Use the map or the menu to see the guide’s information for a jurisdiction or territory.

 
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This guide summarizes the gift, estate and inheritance tax systems and describes wealth transfer planning considerations in 37 jurisdictions and territories. It is relevant to the owners of family businesses and private companies, managers of private capital enterprises, executives of multinational companies and other entrepreneurial and internationally mobile high-net-worth individuals.

The content is based on information current as of June 2017, unless otherwise indicated in the text of the chapter. Changes to the tax laws and other applicable rules in various countries covered by this publication may be proposed. Therefore, readers should contact their local EY office to obtain updated information.

This material has been prepared for general informational purposes only and is not intended to be relied upon as accounting, tax, or other professional advice. Please refer to your advisors for specific advice.