Monthly Archives: February 2011

February 2011 Newsletter Topics

Here are the topics from my latest newsletter – “The Future Estate” that went out last week.  Feel Free to take a look. Estate Planning Opportunities for 2011 and 2012 – Leveraging a Gift Basics of Estate Planning: Power of … Continue reading

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What is Intestacy? Part II: The Assets

This is the second in a series of posts on intestacy.  Click here for the first part (Introduction to Intestacy). The next issue becomes what assets are covered by the intestate statutes.  It seems pretty simple but, just like probate administration, … Continue reading

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What is Intestacy? Or the Government’s Estate Plan for You. Part 1…Introduction to Intestate

I run into many people that do not have a will, much less an estate plan.  Most people have preconceived notions about their estate if they pass away without a will.  One notion runs along the lines of “everyone knows what to … Continue reading

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