2010—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 111–312 substituted “the basic exclusion amount” for “the applicable exclusion amount”.
2001—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 107–16, § 521(c)(1), substituted “amount” for “of $1,000,000”.
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 107–16, § 521(c)(2), amended heading and text of subsec. (c) generally, substituting provisions relating to the GST exemption amount for any calendar year for provisions which related to inflation adjustment of the $1,000,000 amount contained in subsec. (a) in the case of any calendar year after 1998 and applicability of any increase for any such calendar year.
1998—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 105–206 reenacted heading without change and amended text generally. Prior to amendment, text read as follows: “In the case of an individual who dies in any calendar year after 1998, the $1,000,000 amount contained in subsection (a) shall be increased by an amount equal to—
“(1) $1,000,000, multiplied by
“(2) the cost-of-living adjustment determined under section 1(f)(3) for such calendar year by substituting ‘calendar year 1997’ for ‘calendar year 1992’ in subparagraph (B) thereof.
If any amount as adjusted under the preceding sentence is not a multiple of $10,000, such amount shall be rounded to the next lowest multiple of $10,000.”
1997—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 105–34 added subsec. (c).