128) Marcia and Dave are separated and negotiating a divorce agreement. They live in a common law state and have two children who will remain with Marcia. Dave is willing to transfer the jointly owned home to Marcia. He wishes to keep the couple's jointly owned boat. Dave will either transfer securities to Marcia ($100,000 adjusted basis, $150,000 fair market value) or will pay her $30,000 for 5 years with interest of 8%. What issues should Marcia and Dave consider when formulating their divorce agreement?
129) While certain income of a minor is taxed at the parent's tax rate, discuss how income shifting may still be accomplished and any constraints that may exist on income shifting.
130) Edward is considering returning to work part-time to supplement his pension and Social Security benefits. His current marginal tax rate is 15%. What should he consider from a tax perspective before returning to work?