Tagged: asset protection
Estate Planning Is Important For Everyone In Florida
February 27, 2013
…Life can be shorter than one thinks, and it’s best to enjoy every minute of it to the fullest. Along the way, some people may believe that only wealthy people need to be concerned with estate planning. However, taking the time necessary to plan an estate in Florida can ensure that the assets will be distributed as needed and help loved ones avoid future problems with estate administration.
Pets Are A Concern For Some During Estate Planning In Florida
November 19, 2012
…Most people plan their estates with their family and close friends in mind. They want to make sure their loved ones are taken care of. However, one ‘loved one’ which is commonly overlooked during estate planning in Florida and elsewhere is the family pet. With the onset of the recent Hurricane Sandy, many people have been forced to think about what to do with their family pets in the case of a disaster or accident.
QTIP Trusts Can Help Those Who Are On Second Or Third Marriage
November 1, 2012
Marriage can make some issues more complicated. This can be even truer for financial issues such as estate planning. However, remarrying can make estate planning even more complicated, especially if there are children from a first marriage that a parent wants to protect in the event of his or her death.
Estate Tax Planning Doesn’t Have To Be The Focus Of Estate Plans
May 30, 2012
…Florida residents who have engaged in the estate planning process may be aware that it is more complex than merely deciding who gets the family condo or grandmother’s prized china. In fact, there may be more variables to the process than most people realize when they get started, such as estate tax planning, which is a serious aspect of estate planning that should be carefully considered to ensure that no errors are made and tax liabilities are considered correctly.