If you’re the parent of young children, you’ve probably put a lot of thought into raising your kids, ranging from their schools to their activities to their religious upbringing. But have you considered what would happen to them if you — and your spouse if you’re married — should suddenly die? Will the children be […]Continue reading

One aspect of estate planning that isn’t always covered is the ability to make your funeral arrangements in advance. Of course, for many people it can be difficult to think about their mortality. Indeed, it’s not surprising to learn that many put off planning their own funerals. Unfortunately, this lack of planning may result in […]Continue reading

With the gift and estate tax exemption amount at $12.92 million for 2023, only a small percentage of families are subject to federal estate tax. While that’s certainly a relief, state estate tax also must be considered in estate planning. Although many states tie their exemption amounts to the federal exemption, several states have exemptions […]Continue reading