The elimination of the Federal Estate Tax is included in the current President's one-page tax plan proposal. However, the path forward is not simple, according to Financial Advisor in "Estate Planning: It's Not Over."
Even though a part of modern estate planning is planning around the Estate Tax, there are many other issues to address in a comprehensive estate plan.
Comprehensive estate planning consists of addressing many personal and non-tax related goals.
Estate plans should be specifically designed for each person’s unique circumstances, and comprehensive professional estate planning services are vital to the proper implementation of everyone’s estate plan.
Reference: Financial Advisor (April 3, 2017) "Estate Planning: It's Not Over."