Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.Read More
Many people have heard they should avoid probate, but few understand what probate is and how the process works.
What is Probate?
Probate is the legal process that wraps up a person’s legal and financial affairs after their death. During the probate process a person’s property is identifies, cataloged, and appraised. In addition, probate makes certain any outstanding debts and taxes are paid. It can be a complex process, filled with very specific legal requirements.Read More