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laws with Kerstin being the most likely heir. The correct answer is d.Since Kent has not executed any estate planning documents, his estate will transfer via state intestacy laws. When an individual is not married, their children are generally the next in line to inherit under state intestacy laws. Option a is incorrect because the ability to quickly sell a closely held business for fair market value is always questionable regardless of how good the products are. Option b is incorrect because Kent’s net worth is irrelevant as to whether he needs estate planning. He has a child that needs to be cared for and assets that will need to be transferred, thus he needs estate planning. Option c is incorrect because the amounts given for Kerstin’s support are not deductible on the income or gift tax return.