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Sorry - I noticed that it had been deleted (system error). You have a 5.4 million estate lifetime deduction, before you have to pay any estate taxes. The deduction varies based on state. NJ has one that is around the 600k's. You can divide the accounts. Confirm that all her expenses have been paid and if there are any stipulatons in the will concerning expenses and the payment of taxes. If you do have those accounts in your names, you will only have to pay taxes on the interest/dividends via your 1040's. Best Regards.
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