Legal Question in Wills and Trusts in Iowa

my stepfather left me an inheritance and now his estate attorney is asking for my federal tax identification number. What is the reason they need this information?

Asked on 7/18/13, 4:37 am

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Robert Luedeman solo practitioner
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Because it's got to be reported to the IRS as income.

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Answered on 7/18/13, 10:09 am

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