On people who hate taxes

People who complain about taxes can be divided into two classes: men and women.

— Author Unknown

Hat tip: @BelfintCPAs

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Death and Taxes and Zombies

English: Front Cover of "The Do-it-Yourse...

If the CDC has begun preparations for a Zombie Apocalypse, it is prudent for accountant and lawyers to consider the tax (both estate and income tax!) implications of the undead among us:

  • If a Zombie is undead, are his assets subject to probate?
  • Does his life insurance policies pay out to the beneficiaries?
  • Can a Zombie earn income? (It seems more likely that a Zombie would have unearned income…)

SSRN Link: Death and Taxes and Zombies by Adam Chodorow.