Professional Biography
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Amy Tucker Partner

Personnel Chair, Trust & Estate Planning Practice

  • Seattle

    D +1.206.359.3235

    F +1.206.359.4235

    Seattle

    1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900

    Seattle, WA

    +1.206.359.3235

    ATucker@perkinscoie.com

  • Portland

    D +1.503.727.2069

    F +1.503.727.2222

    Portland

    1120 NW Couch Street, 10th Floor

    Portland, OR

    +1.503.727.2069

    ATucker@perkinscoie.com

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OVERVIEW

EXPERIENCE

NEWS

PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

Publications
  • 04.06.2015
    Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts - Tax and Nontax Advantages
    Updates
    Creating an Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust (ILIT) can dramatically increase the liquidity of an individual’s estate and effectively leverage the value of the annual $14,000 per donee gift tax exclusion and the $5,430,000 generation-skipping transfer tax (GSTT) exemption for U.S. persons. (The annual exclusion is $14,000 in 2015.
  • 12.05.2014
    Washington State Health Care Directives, Durable Powers of Attorney and POLST Forms
    Updates
    In Washington, a competent adult has the right to control his or her healthcare treatment. Unfortunately, a patient's medical condition may prevent the patient from communicating treatment preferences to a healthcare provider when the time comes to make important healthcare decisions. 

RELATED INFORMATION

Areas of Focus

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Washington

  • Oregon

Education

  • University of Washington School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 2000
  • Seattle University School of Law, J.D., 1999
  • University of Washington, B.A., Sociology, 1996