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Feb 12, 2021

What are estate taxes? Who pays them and how much?

About the Interview

On this episode of Hilary Topper on Air listen as Hilary speaks with Vincent J. Russo, Managing Partner of the Russo Law Group P.C. They will discuss estate taxes in New York State. Learn what estate taxes are, who pays for them, how much, and more. Vincent will also shed light on the estate tax cliff and how New Yorkers are moving out of New York to avoid taxes. In addition, discover ways to save on estate taxes and the best way to navigate them.

About Vincent J. Russo, Esq.

Vincent Russo is the managing shareholder of Russo Law Group, P.C. He has championed the rights of seniors and people with special needs since 1985. Vincent is a Founding Member, Fellow and Fifth President of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and a Co-Founder of the Academy of Special Needs Planners and ElderCounsel, LLC. Vincent is the president of the United Cerebral Palsy of Nassau County Guardianship Corporation. He is also a Co-Founder of the Theresa Alessandra Russo Foundation (and the Theresa Academy of Performing Arts) established in memory of his daughter which helps children with special needs.

Vincent Russo is admitted to the New York, Massachusetts, and Florida state bars and is the co-author of New York Elder Law and Special Needs Practice (Thomson Reuters).

He is happily married to his beautiful wife, Susan. Together they have four children, Dante, Elizabeth, Theresa (1986 -1991), and Robert. In his spare time, Vincent Russo enjoys traveling and spending time with his grandchildren. He is also an avid Beatles fan and collects John Lennon lithographs.

Contact Vincent Russo, Esq. at 516-683-1717 or via email at

About the Russo Law Group

Russo Law Group, P.C. is dedicated to providing peace of mind to you and your family. Their team of elder law attorneys, estate planning attorneys, and special needs (disability) attorneys have experience in helping people with their problems. They promise to answer any question with a straight answer. Once they meet with you, they will be able to assist you. For more information about Vincent and the Russo Law Group visit