Of course, to really sink students' teeth into the underlying tax issues one needs the actual wills in question. Fortunately, the Internet is loaded with these and many other celebrity wills at various sites. The most comprehensive site is Britain's National Archives, which contains over 1 million wills. Other sources include:
(Many web sites list "songs in my iPod" -- maybe this post will spark a similar "wills in my hard drive" feature.). I previously have mined a celebrity will (Warren Burger's) in an article, Chief Justice Burger: A Better Tax Lawyer Than His Critics, 69 Tax Notes 1020 (1995).
» Wills of the Rich and Famous from Toronto Estate Law Blog
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