• Israel: Inheritance and Related Taxation
  • September 30, 2003 | Author: Alon Kaplan
  • Law Firm: Kaplan, Alon, Law Firm - Tel Aviv Office
  • Many estate practitioners in Israel and around the world often state: "the Israeli tax system is free of Inheritance Tax. A testator can therefore pass on his property to his heirs free of tax". In order to assess the correctness of this statement, it is necessary to analyse the Israeli laws of succession and examine Israeli Inheritance Tax laws.