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Estate Planning in 2017: Here’s What You Need to Know – Fox Business

Estate Planning in 2017: Here’s What You Need to KnowFox BusinessNo one likes to do estate planning, but it’s essential if you want to make sure that your assets go where you want them to go after your death. Each year, changes to gift and estate tax laws and other related provisions can affect your estate planning …

TOD Deed vs. Joint Tenancy – nwitimes.com

TOD Deed vs. Joint Tenancynwitimes.comIf mom were to die, son would own one half of the home (his interest) and mom’s one half interest would transfer according to her estate plan. Maybe it would go to the son, maybe it would go to someone else. In either case, it’s likely a probate asset …

Frazier Allen: It’s Time to Review Your Estate Planning Basics – Clarksville Online

Clarksville Online Frazier Allen: It’s Time to Review Your Estate Planning BasicsClarksville OnlineF&M Investment Services – Raymond James – Clarksville, TN Clarksville, TN – The word “estate” tends to conjure up images of billionaires and aristocrats, but estate planning is not just for the wealthy. It’s widely believed that estate planning in one …

Estate Planning Terminology – Pasadena Journal

Pasadena Journal Estate Planning TerminologyPasadena JournalTopics in this column include the need for estate planning, what estate planning consists of, and what happens when there is no plan. Following are a few of the basic concepts and definitions: Advance Health Care Directive – A written document in which …

Estate Planning For The Ultra-Wealthy When Living To 120 Or Beyond – Forbes

Estate Planning For The Ultra-Wealthy When Living To 120 Or BeyondForbesWith respect to estate planning for the wealthy, the potential to live much long is becoming a potential “mine field” for the families as well as their wealth managers and tax experts. Specifically, more significant issues develop for high-net-worth …

Poor planning means government will take half of Prince’s estate – TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press Poor planning means government will take half of Prince’s estateTwinCities.com-Pioneer Press“Money Don’t Matter 2 Night,” Prince once sang. But his money matters a lot to the IRS, and the case provides a cautionary tale not just for the wealthy, but not-so-rich Americans as well. Prince’s estate has until Saturday to file an estate tax …The Government May Take…read more →

Live Farm Webinar-Estate Planning for Your Family and Farm – Merrillfotonews

Merrillfotonews Live Farm Webinar-Estate Planning for Your Family and FarmMerrillfotonewsA webinar entitled “Estate Planning for Your Family and Farm” will be held Thursday, Jan. 26, at the Lincoln County Service Center, 801 N. Sales St., Merrill, in Room 156 on the lower level. This webinar is the fifth in a series of webinars from UW …

Is your estate plan up to date? Check these 5 things – MarketWatch

MarketWatch Is your estate plan up to date? Check these 5 thingsMarketWatchSome of the most catastrophic estate planning mistakes stem from IRA beneficiary(s) problems. Contrary to what most people think; the passing of IRAs can be complicated. Inaccurate beneficiary assignments can wreak havoc on an estate and can create …

Financial advisors take wait-and-see approach to estate planning as Trump era dawns – CNBC

CNBC Financial advisors take wait-and-see approach to estate planning as Trump era dawnsCNBCJust when it seemed the estate-planning landscape had settled, enter Donald Trump as the incoming president. As in most areas of public policy, the president-elect’s plans for tax reform are still largely unknown. His victory will likely be good news …

Restaino Reddien offers free estate planning seminar – Niagara Frontier Publications

Restaino Reddien offers free estate planning seminarNiagara Frontier PublicationsDuring the seminar, attorneys Neil E. Reddien and Anthony L. Restaino will share information on estate planning essentials for Western New York families. Following the 60-minute presentation, Reddien and Restaino will be available for group and …