charity signCharitable trusts allow you to leave behind a significant portion of your property and assets to charity. It also has the added benefit of providing you with some outstanding tax benefits.

The most common form of charitable trust is known as a charitable remainder trust. Such a trust is simple to set up. You transfer

Homeowners, condominium and timeshare associations (“Associations”) often make the mistake of not filing tax returns based on the belief that they are exempt from having to do so.  However, Associations are required to file tax returns like any other corporation, even if they’re not-for-profit.

Fortunately, most Associations don’t have much, if any, tax liability.  This

5599532152_c5b5772620_bChallenging a will is often a very difficult process. An overwhelming majority of wills go through the probate process without much problem, which means their validity is verified. Unless there are unusual circumstances, court officials aim to have wills go through just as the testator intended.

There are some circumstances, however, in which an individual

AB TrustIf you’re married and would like to get the most out of your joint federal estate tax exemptions, one effective option is an AB trust. There is a common misconception that these types of trusts only benefit people who have large, valuable estates, but in actuality anyone who could owe estate tax may benefit from