Greta Grantor made $1 million of taxable gifts in 2009, the only taxable gifts she made prior to this year. Greta was married on January 2nd of this year to Gerard Gold digger. Despite Gerard's objection to Greta's philanthropic ways, he signed a consent on a timely filed form 709 to split all gifts made by Greta during the current year. Greta made the following transfers in the current year.
Calculate Greta's taxable gifts for this year. In your answer, you should address the issues of whether such transfers are
(a) Gifts for gift tax purposes,
(b) Taxable transfers (e.g. are exclusions or deductions available), and
(c) Eligible for gift splitting.