International estate planning guide

The International Estate Planning Guide

When most people get in touch with an estate planning attorney, they seem confused about the varying laws of different American states. Estate planning for properties in two different states is difficult enough, but when a whole other country is involved, you can’t go without some intensive study into estate law. If you don’t understand…

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Disinheriting Children

Disinheriting Children

When it comes to estate planning at times parents may want to disinherit a child, or children. Some of us may simply want more clarity or assurance on the topic of disinheriting or making sure that an ex-friend or relationship gets nothing once we are gone. In reality if you’re worried about an ex-friend or…

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COMPREHENSIVE ESTATE PLANNING

COMPREHENSIVE ESTATE PLANNING

In addition to the selection of either a Will or living trust, a comprehensive estate plan should include a Health Care Proxy and Living Will (sometimes within the same document) and a durable general Power of Attorney. The Health Care Proxy and Living Will address the termination of life support in the event of a…

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Estate Planning

WHAT IS ESTATE PLANNING?

Estate Planning is a very simple concept. Unfortunately, it is also the subject of many misrepresentations and misinterpretations. This confusion causes many to create an improper estate plan. To avoid this result, we need to take the time to understand what estate planning is. The following provides an explanation of the estate planning process so…

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