Joint-Tenancy Ownership

The biggest reason people own property in Joint-Tenancy is because they look at only one aspect of that type of ownership. A Husband may say … “If I die I want the house to go 100% to my wife without any Probate problems and visa versa.” There are several undesirable...

Estate Taxes

Federal Estate Tax in the United States is a Tax on the transfer of the Estate of a deceased person.  The Tax applies to property, whether real or personal, via a will, through an Intestate Estate or Trust. The Estate Tax is part of the Unified Gift and Estate...

Why do Estate Planning?

Dying Intestate: We need to do estate planning to avoid dying “Intestate”. Dying intestate means dying without having created either a Will or a Trust which provides instructions for passing your estate on to your heirs. Dying intestate is like taking your property...