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The Collector's Handbook: Tax Planning, Strategy, and Estate Advice for Collectors and their Heirs

The Collector s Handbook Tax Planning Strategy and Estate Advice for Collectors and their Heirs For a free digital subscription to Heritage Magazine for the Intelligent Collector please email Estates Ha When it comes to collectibles no one knows than the folks at Heritage Andrew Tobias New Yo

  • Title: The Collector's Handbook: Tax Planning, Strategy, and Estate Advice for Collectors and their Heirs
  • Author: Gregory Rohan Mark Prendergast James Halperin
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 103
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • For a free digital subscription to Heritage Magazine for the Intelligent Collector, please email Estates Ha When it comes to collectibles, no one knows than the folks at Heritage Andrew Tobias, New York Times Bestselling Author of The Only Investment Guide You ll Ever NeedOn February 3rd 2008, famed art collector Charles Martignette died suddenly at the age For a free digital subscription to Heritage Magazine for the Intelligent Collector, please email Estates Ha When it comes to collectibles, no one knows than the folks at Heritage Andrew Tobias, New York Times Bestselling Author of The Only Investment Guide You ll Ever NeedOn February 3rd 2008, famed art collector Charles Martignette died suddenly at the age of fifty seven, leaving behind the greatest collection of American illustration art in the history of the world 4,300 pieces with a total value of than 20 million, including important works by Norman Rockwell, Alberto Vargas, and Gil Elvgren Heritage Auctions, the third largest auction house in the world, used a fleet of three fifty three foot long trucks to haul the collection to its offices in Dallas.Unfortunately, Mr Martignette s visionary collecting habits were not accompanied by astute estate planning It took weeks to locate his will and when it was finally found, it had not been properly executed only one witness rather than the two witnesses Florida law requires it was declared invalid and, after thousands in legal fees that could have been avoided, his estate went to his estranged family rather than the man his lifelong friend and mentor whom he had had designated as his beneficiary.Stories of poor estate planning leading to disaster are common but in the world of art, antiques and collectibles, collectors and their heirs face a unique set of challenges, such as authenticity and provenance, identifying which pieces are of great value and how they should be sold or otherwise transferred, storage and maintenance, and .Now than ever, collectors and their families need objective and authoritative guidance A 2012 Barclays Wealth and Investment Management study found that, on average, high net worth individuals have 9.6% of their net worth invested in art, antiques, and collectibles Yet unlike their real estate holdings and securities investments, the estate planning for these assets is often overlooked.Enter The Collector s Handbook Tax Planning, Strategy, and Estate Advice from Collectibles Experts for Collectors and their Heirs We wrote this book because we re tired of seeing families plunged into chaos when a devoted collector neglects the administrative elements of his collection, says co author James Halperin, co founder and Chairman of Heritage Auctions The collectors we work with derive great pleasure and a sense of purpose from their passion for beauty and scarcity With just a little attention to detail, they can ensure that their heirs and charities of choice derive the maximum value from their efforts This book provides a step by step guide on how to do that The Collector s Handbook, written by the Heritage Auctions experts who presided over than 860 million in sales in 2012, helps collectors create a plan for heirs, ensure that charitable donations provide maximum tax benefits, and choose the best method for storing, preserving, and liquidating a collection It s also filled with stories from the trenches of the auction business from the abstract art collector who left his heirs puzzled when they couldn t figure out which of the paintings in his collection was the banana painting he was referring to to the New Jersey politician who made a small fortune when a live auction misunderstanding drove the coin he d consigned to sell for than five times its pre sale estimate.100% of proceeds from eBook sales will be donated to Reading Is Fundamental rif.More Praise helpful summaries about care of collections, security, and tax pitfalls.

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