Tag Archives: estate law

Executor vs. Trustee –What’s the Difference?

Estate Executor Duties

An executor, sometimes called a personal representative, is the person who is named in a will, appointed by the court, and responsible for performing under the terms of the will and handling the estate. The laws vary by state, and an executor may work under court supervision or may be able to do...
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Get Started on Your 2018 Taxes NOW!

As October draws to a close and the end of the year is rapidly approaching, the next few months are an opportune time to start your year-end tax planning for 2018.

It’s particularly important to start your tax planning early this year because of the significant changes to the tax law that became effective in 2018....
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Why Newlyweds Need an Estate Plan

If you just celebrated a summer or early fall wedding, then now is the perfect time to start working on an estate plan.

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Although you may think that settling into a home together or finding a place for all your new registry...
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Guys are Pathetic (GAP)

Most men who lose their wives are likely to remarry within a year and a half, but when they do so, their estate could become the property of their new spouse and their spouse's children, accidentally disinheriting their own children.

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