People calculate inheritance taxes on the portion of the estate that they receive by subtracting the state's exemption and then multiplying the remainder by the state's applicable tax rate, as TurboTax instructs. Some st... More » Business & Finance Financial Calculations

An inheritance tax calculator is available on the Bankrate website as well as on These calculators show an estimate of the federal tax that is due. There may be state taxes due as well, but these are typi... More »

One reliable New Jersey estate tax calculator is featured at Rose & Zucker. The company is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc., notes Rose & Zucker. More » Business & Finance Taxes

While often used interchangeably, state tax and inheritance tax represent two distinct types of death taxes. An estate tax is a death tax levied on the estate whereas an inheritance tax is imposed on the heir who receive... More » Business & Finance Taxes

To calculate mileage for IRS tax reimbursement, multiply the total amount of miles driven for business purposes by the IRS's current standard mileage rate, according to TurboTax. The mileage rate changes and varies accor... More » Business & Finance Financial Calculations

To calculate the sales tax on a used car purchase in California, add the statewide rate of 7.5 percent to the tax rate of the vehicle's district, states the California State Board of Equalization. The rates range from ab... More »

Senior citizens can take advantage of tax exemptions and deductions available through the Internal Revenue Service that include deducting a portion of medical and dental expenses and exemption from paying taxes on profit... More » Business & Finance Taxes