Search Results for: "Inheritance"

May 18, 2023

An Overview of Estate Taxes

Estate taxes are imposed in the US on assets transferred from a deceased individual’s estate to his or her heirs. An estate…

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May 11, 2023

Choosing to Do Your Own Estate Planning Can be Risky

You may think creating your estate plan with do-it-yourself documents will save you cash. However, it can be costly in the end,…

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March 30, 2023

Planning for the Future of a Farm or Ranch

Estate planning and succession planning for farm and ranch real estate, livestock, equipment, and other personal property presents unique challenges. There is…

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March 16, 2023

A Guide to Avoiding Probate Litigation

There are many types of probate litigation, including guardianship and conservatorship disputes, will contests, conflicts over family real estate, and true intentions…

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March 2, 2023

Estate Planning for LGBTQIA+ Communities

To protect your assets, your wishes, and your loved ones, estate planning is vital regardless of your gender identity or sexual orientation….

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December 29, 2022

Unmarried Couples’ Estate Planning

For instance, your assets are not mutually inheritable without careful estate planning that includes a “living together contract.” …

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December 22, 2022

Creating a Will for Your Blended Family

Trying to be equitable among your heirs can be tricky, and relying on your spouse and children to work things out after you are gone is not a good plan….

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December 8, 2022

Make Your Estate Plan Conflict-Free

While you are younger and mentally fit, proactive planning can drastically reduce family conflict and infighting among your heirs….

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October 20, 2022

The Aspects of Life Care Planning

While some overlap exists between the two, learning and implementing strategies from both law practice types is crucial to prepare for successful aging and preserve a family legacy. …

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October 6, 2022

The Probate Process

Probate proceedings seek to validate the decedent’s last will and retitle the estate’s assets into the name of heirs according to the deceased’s wishes….

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