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December 2, 2021

Add a Personal Property Memorandum to Your Will or Trust

When a family member has passed, the family occasionally ends up arguing over personal property. Arguments can take place over things like…

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November 25, 2021

What Is Covered in a Will?

The legally binding directive declaring who will receive your assets upon death is called a will, and a will is an important…

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June 3, 2021

How a Will Works

A complete estate plan, contains a legally binding mandate called a will, describing the distribution of assets upon death. If you die…

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June 2, 2021

Discerning Wills and Trusts

There are different benefits to using both wills and trusts for estate planning purposes. Each state has specific laws and regulations governing…

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Why Having a Will is Essential

Having a last will and testament gives your loved ones a set of legal instructions that communicate your wishes regarding your dependents…

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Protecting a Loved One Who Is, Will Be, or Has Been Incarcerated

It is natural to want to protect our loved ones no matter what. However, you may be finding it difficult to provide…

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November 18, 2021

A Guide for Understanding Irrevocable Trusts

A client asked us this interesting question: After my brother died, he left money in a revocable trust for my children –…

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November 11, 2021

How Do I Know if I Need Probate?

Probate is the legal process by which the estate is authenticated and the deceased’s assets are distributed to the beneficiaries. Whether or…

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November 8, 2021

Katharine Tate

Katharine Tate – Washington’s Premier Estate Planning Attorney  A commitment to sound legal strategies and exceptional client service.  When your name is…

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November 4, 2021

Seniors Use Crowdsourcing to Evaluate Areas to Retire

On average, two-thirds of Americans 65 or older would prefer to age in place, while the other one-third would want to live…

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