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Estate Planning: Will vs. Revocable Trust (C. Ryan O’Quinn Commentary) – Arkansas Business Online

Estate Planning: Will vs. Revocable Trust (C. Ryan O’Quinn Commentary)Arkansas Business OnlineThe importance of estate planning cannot be overstated. Most people would be shocked to learn where their assets go when they do not engage in some form of estate planning: Your 18-year-old child could end up with more of your assets than your spouse.

Estate Planning – It’s Not Just Taxes – Memphis Daily News – Memphis Daily News

9NEWS.com Estate Planning – It’s Not Just Taxes – Memphis Daily NewsMemphis Daily NewsRay’s Take: Many people think estate planning is only for the super wealthy, but that’s not the case. Do you have a home? Children or grandchildren? Elderly …The 5 questions you need to ask an estate planning attorney – 9News9NEWS.com all 2 news articles »

From pocketing your refund early to avoiding penalties, there’s lots of reasons to hit May 1 tax deadline – Financial Post

Financial Post From pocketing your refund early to avoiding penalties, there’s lots of reasons to hit May 1 tax deadlineFinancial PostSheryl Troup, a director of tax and estate planning at the Investors Group in Winnipeg, says there are many reasons why Canadians file their taxes late, ranging from being too busy, dealing with personal or professional issues or just forgetting…read more →

Engage Millennials in Estate Planning – WealthManagement.com

WealthManagement.com Engage Millennials in Estate PlanningWealthManagement.comAttorneys need to inform younger clients and their parents of the importance of estate planning documents and the default rules that may apply if they don’t have the proper documents in place. Contrary to popular opinion, many young people are quite …

Martin: Consider difference in estate plan vs. legacy plan – Business In Savannah

Martin: Consider difference in estate plan vs. legacy planBusiness In SavannahIf you’ve got a will, simple trust and life insurance policies with named beneficiaries, you may think that you’re done with all your end-of-life planning. But really, all you’ve handled is your estate plan. Creating and protecting your legacy, on the …

From pocketing your refund early to avoiding penalties, there’s lots … – Financial Post

Financial Post From pocketing your refund early to avoiding penalties, there’s lots …Financial PostRemember, missing the tax deadline can trigger an avalanche of grief from penalties to interest to warning letters to the CRA doing your taxes — even if you … and more »

Extension classes will focus on food preservation, estate planning – Selma Times-Journal

Extension classes will focus on food preservation, estate planningSelma Times-Journal“This is a new program that the extension is offering, and the target participants are farmers and land owners; but anyone would benefit from participating if they wanted to learn about estate planning,” Nelsom said. “They are going to be talking about …

Estate planning is more complicated for same-sex couples – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Estate planning is more complicated for same-sex couplesUSA TODAYMost couples can benefit from estate planning to ensure their assets land in the right hands after they die and their health care wishes are followed. But same-sex couples often have special situations that require extra planning. Here are five steps …

Estate planning is more complicated for same-sex couples – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Estate planning is more complicated for same-sex couplesUSA TODAYMost couples can benefit from estate planning to ensure their assets land in the right hands after they die and their health care wishes are followed. But same-sex couples often have special situations that require extra planning. Here are five steps …

Randolph Mailloux to Speak on Estate Planning at SSCL June 28 – Bangor Daily News

Randolph Mailloux to Speak on Estate Planning at SSCL June 28Bangor Daily News“Neighbors Helping Neighbors: Seniors at Home in Stockton Springs” speaker series will present Randolph (Randy) Mailloux at the library on Wednesday, June 28th at 7:00 pm. The topic of his talk will be “Fundamentals of Lifetime and Estate Planning to …

OSC bans Garth Drabinsky from becoming director or officer of company – Winnipeg Free Press

Winnipeg Free Press OSC bans Garth Drabinsky from becoming director or officer of companyWinnipeg Free PressBut he was turned down because the OSC didn’t agree that he should be permitted to set up an RRSP or a family company that he can use to minimize personal taxes and assist with estate planning. During hearings, staff for the OSC had argued…read more →