Inheritance Question

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eeyore
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Inheritance Question

Post by eeyore » Sat Jan 19, 2019 1:05 pm

Our family lives in Canada and we're all dual citizens (Canada/U.S.). We recently received inheritance money from a U.S. citizen ($15K US for parents, $12K US for each of the four kids).

Are there any tax or reporting requirements on the U.S. side. other than the FBAR and (potentially) Form 8938?

Thanks.

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Re: Inheritance Question

Post by nelsona » Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:26 pm

Inheritances from US estates are part of the final estate tax return, not those inheriting.

The gifts appear to be well-below the tax threshold
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