Estate Planning & Succession
When a person postpones creating a will or trust, they risk creating problems for family members after their death. These problems can potentially range from incurring estate tax liabilities to disputes over who will receive the assets of the estate or care for the decedent’s children. These problems and disputes are financially and emotionally taxing on loved ones; effective estate planning helps you assist your loved ones in avoiding unnecessary strain at a time that is already stressful.
Estate planning is an important area of law that enables you to settle your estate in a manner that maximizes the financial security of your loved ones. By forecasting and planning for the unexpected, you can ensure that your wishes are carried out according to your preferences and the needs of your family.
At Dutel Law Firm, we assist individuals in a variety of estate planning and succession matters, including: