Category: Estate Planning

The Last Will and Testament

Posted on May 14, 2018

            Article written by Eldridge Blanton, Esq. Wills are legal instruments used to transfer property upon one’s death. The person who creates the Will is referred to as the testator (fem. testatrix), one who makes […]

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Does your Estate Plan Need Remodeling?

Posted on April 30, 2018

  Content provided by WealthCounsel. Article written by James W. Garrett, Esq. Estate Plans, like houses, need updating and remodeling from time-to-time. If you haven’t reviewed your Estate Plan in the last five years, you probably should. Congress recently passed […]

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Estate Planning Concerns for Blended Families

Posted on April 10, 2018

Article by Beth Ann R. Lawson, Esq. Estate Planning for blended families is and should be of the utmost importance to couples in a marriage where either they or their new partner, or both of them, have been in a prior […]

Posted in Estate Planning, Prenuptial Agreements

Wealth Transfer Taxes: Gift, Estate, Inheritance, and Generation Skipping Transfer Taxes

Posted on March 20, 2018

Article written by Bennie A. Wall, Esq. “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” – Benjamin Franklin   It seems that one of the most common questions I get from clients is how will […]

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Estate Planning for Health Care During Incapacity: Organ Donation & Advance Medical Directives

Posted on March 7, 2018

Blog post written by Jeremy L. Pryor, Esq. Occasionally when we meet with clients to sign an advance directive and we discuss the section of the document authorizing anatomical gifts (organ donation), they say something like, “I don’t want the […]

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