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Pricey estate plans may be worth the expense – Calgary Herald

Pricey estate plans may be worth the expenseCalgary HeraldLow legal fees for wills were the norm 20 or 30 years ago, when estate planning was simpler. Lawyers often spent a mere 20 minutes with each client, and were even willing to lose money doing a will. In sales terms, it was a "lost leader.

The Right Estate Plan Is Your Best Investment – Modern Machine Shop

The Right Estate Plan Is Your Best InvestmentModern Machine ShopAll estate plans are not created equal. Most current plan holders are not happy because their family's wealth must be shared with the IRS to pay estate taxes. Here's how to solve that problem. Columns From: 3/6/2012 Modern Machine Shop, …

Two Tax Mistakes to Avoid With Clients: Tax Expert Shenkman – AdvisorOne

AdvisorOne Two Tax Mistakes to Avoid With Clients: Tax Expert ShenkmanAdvisorOneDespite the uncertainty of where estate, income and capital gains rates will be this year, you still need to plan. By Marlene Y. Satter, AdvisorOne Martin Shenkman of Shenkman Law in Paramus, NJ doesn't hesitate to tell it like it is about tax planning …