Maybe it's time to tell clients that the intentionally defective grantor trust we were suggesting may not be around for long. As if the
administration's scrutiny weren't bad enough, Mitt's use of this tool (together with a highly aggressive valuation of the shares he put into the trust) may attract even more Congressional attention — but probably not until after Romney loses.
John L. Olsen, CLU, ChFC, AEP
President: Olsen Financial Group
President: Olsen & Marrion, LLC
President: Estate Planning Council of St. Louis
Past President: St. Louis chapter of National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors
Member: Editorial Advisory Board, "Tax Facts" (National Und... More