When you create an estate plan, you choose people to make decisions for you, such as agents, guardians, executors, or trustees. Often, people do not give much thought to those decisions, just naming their oldest child or whoever pops into their mind. The choices for these roles are perhaps the most important decisions to make. Good choices can help to ensure your wishes are carried out while bad … [Read more...] about Good Decisions are Important in Creating Your Estate Plan
The estate planning seminars establishes the necessary components of an effective estate plan. The seminar is presented in a case study format profiling the life of Bill and Mary Jones. Several scenarios are used to relay the impact of estate planning issues relating to probate, disability due to incompetence, protection of government benefits for special needs loved ones, second marriages, … [Read more...] about Resigister TODAY for Free Estate Planning Seminars scheduled for next week!
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Make sure to tune in to WNAV Radio on 1430 AM or 99.9 FM on Tuesday mornings at 8:50 a.m. for YOUR ESTATE MATTERS! Attorneys Colleen Sinclair Prosser and Nicole Livingston relate cutting edge estate planning information. The topic tomorrow is "The Importance of Keeping Your Estate Plan Up To Date" by Attorney Colleen Sinclair Prosser. … [Read more...] about Listen to “Your Estate Matters” tomorrow morning (Tuesday) @ 8:50 a.m. on WNAV Radio
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Make sure to tune in to WNAV Radio on 1430 AM or 99.9 FM on Tuesday mornings at 8:50 a.m. for YOUR ESTATE MATTERS! Attorneys Colleen Sinclair Prosser, Nicole Livingston and Paula M. Mattson Sarli relate cutting edge estate planning information. The topic tomorrow is "Pet planning - not to be overlooked!" by Paula M. Mattson-Sarli. … [Read more...] about New air time for Your Estate Matters! Now Tuesday mornings at 8:50 a.m.
The General Assembly of Maryland enacted a new law, which went in effect on July 1, 2012, entitled the “Family Farm Preservation Act of 2012”. This law provides estate tax relief to Maryland farm owners. In Maryland an estate tax is applied upon the death of a person whose estate exceeds $1,000,000 if the estate passes to someone other than the surviving spouse, or is put into a trust for the … [Read more...] about The Family Farm Preservation Act of 2012