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27
May2020
Facts About Estate Settlement
You should be aware of some of the other procedures involved in estate settlement. Here is a quick review of some of them. Your attorney, as well as the organizations [...]
23
May2020
Who is minding the family store?
For many families, their wealth is inextricably intertwined with a family business enterprise. Financial and legal decisions made for the business will impact the family, and estate planning for the [...]
21
May2020
CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTIONS
If you share your estate with charity, it will cut your estate tax bill. Direct bequests to charity are fully deductible for estate tax purposes. Leave your entire estate to [...]
09
May2020
Community Property Issues
Ten states have community property systems: Alaska (elective), Arizona, California, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin. Under a community property system, your total estate consists of your [...]
05
May2020
STRATEGIES FOR FAMILY-OWNED BUSINESSES
Few people have more estate planning issues to deal with than the family-business owner. The business may be the most valuable asset in the owner’s estate. Yet, two out of [...]