Estate Planning

Administering an estate takes careful planning – Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent Administering an estate takes careful planningAppleton Post CrescentRemember, these assets are not yours and can only be used for appropriate estate or trust expenses, and then finally to distribute to the beneficiaries according to the estate planning instrument. You cannot give scholarships, gifts or donations on …

Estate Planning: An expectation vs. a right – nwitimes.com

Estate Planning: An expectation vs. a rightnwitimes.comQ: What happens if property is legally given away but the will is not changed and the property is willed to another family member? A: It’s important to understand what a will is and what a will isn’t. A will is really just a piece of paper that sets …

Estate Planning: Trusts and judgment creditors – Lake County News

Estate Planning: Trusts and judgment creditorsLake County NewsDennis A. Fordham, Attorney, is a State Bar-Certified Specialist in estate planning, probate and trust law. His office is at 870 S. Main St., Lakeport, Calif. He can be reached at dennis@DennisFordhamLaw.com and 707-263-3235. His Web site is www.

Preserving the family with estate planning – Hays Daily News

Preserving the family with estate planningHays Daily NewsEstate planning can be an intimidating process to begin regardless of how much you do or don’t know. Certainly we can all concede it is a vital process we should attend to sooner than later. There are no guarantees in life as to how long we will live …

Proper estate planning more than just documents – Poughkeepsie Journal

Poughkeepsie Journal Proper estate planning more than just documentsPoughkeepsie JournalThus, there is the tendency for some to procrastinate when it comes to estate planning. Often, clients feel a great sense of relief after they have gone to their lawyer’s office and executed all the appropriate documents. However, that does not …

Estate Planning Tips for British Property Owners – Mansion Global

Mansion Global Estate Planning Tips for British Property OwnersMansion GlobalEvery week, Mansion Global poses a tax question to real estate tax attorneys. Here is this week’s question. Q: I’m a British citizen and own several properties around the world. I’m going through the estate planning process and am considering leaving …

January events at the Jenks Center – Wicked Local Winchester

January events at the Jenks CenterWicked Local WinchesterHe spent a year in France with his mother while his father was detained in a camp, and, in 1939, the family reunited and boarded the Winnipeg for Chile. Growing … Hertel is a retired attorney who concentrated in estate planning and elder law issues …

Estate planning for single parents – FederalNewsRadio.com

Estate planning for single parentsFederalNewsRadio.comThis week on ForYourBenefit, our host, Bob Leins welcomes Marc Levine, Esquire, with Handler & Levine, LLC to the studio to talk about his newsletter entitled Estate Planning for Single Parents. The single parent “population” is growing in America …

The Other Reasons For Estate Planning – WealthManagement.com

WealthManagement.com The Other Reasons For Estate PlanningWealthManagement.comThe most common reasons given for estate planning usually include: avoiding probate, address taxes, providing for spouse and family and preserving family businesses. However, other less-discussed subjects often serve as substantial planning motivators …

Estate Planning Insights – Estate Planning Updated for 2017 – The Hawaii Herald

The Hawaii Herald Estate Planning Insights – Estate Planning Updated for 2017The Hawaii HeraldEthan R. Okura received his doctor of jurisprudence degree from Columbia University in 2002. He specializes in estate planning to protect assets from nursing home costs, probate, estate taxes and asset protection. You can learn more about the services … and more »