Estate Planning : What Happens if an IRA or 401k is Payable to the Estate Trust?

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Individual retirement accounts (IRAs) and 401Ks should almost never be paid to an estate or trust because of how the IRS will tax the beneficiaries. Find out what to do when an IRA or 401K is payable to an estate trust from an estate planning and probate lawyer in this free video on estate law. Expert: Brad Wiewel Contact: Bio: Brad Wiewel is board certified in estate planning and probate by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and has been practicing law since 1978. Filmmaker: Demand Media