What Is The Estate Tax?
The estate tax is one component of the federal transfer tax system, which also includes the gift tax and the generation-skipping transfer tax.READ MORE
The Trust As Part Of An Estate Plan
To the layperson, trusts can appear complicated. People often think trusts are only for the very wealthy. In reality, trusts can be useful for people of all income levels.READ MORE
What Is Probate?
Probate is the legal process that takes place after someone dies of proving the validity of a will or establishing who is entitled to receive the decedentÃ¢??s property under state intestate succession laws if there is no will.READ MORE
Who Are The Parties Involved In A Trust?
The person who creates a trust is called the creator, the settlor, or the grantor. The trustee is the person or persons who hold title to the trust property in their name.READ MORE