Know the 2019 Estate Tax Exemption Doubled by New Tax Law

The new tax law put in place in 2018 doubled the Estate Tax Exemption, and in 2019 it went up even more. In 2016 the Estate Tax Exemption was $5,490,000 per person and it is now $11,400,000 per person. Double this amount for a married couple for a total of $22,800,000.