Owning residences in multiple states might allow an individual to more easily change one's state of residence.
An ethical will is not a legal document and does not require the services of an attorney, however, some individuals choose to include one as part of a formal comprehensive estate plan.
The Internal Revenue Service released new retirement contribution limits for the 2015 tax year. Changes to note include:
Gun owners and enthusiasts will have to wait longer to learn the government's decision regarding gun trust changes.
Currently Florida does not have specific digital asset law when it comes to estate planning, but that may change soon.
Less than two weeks after a North Carolina judge ruled a ban on same-sex marriage was unconstitutional, the North Carolina Department of Revenue issued a directive recognizing same-sex marriages in North Carolina for income tax purposes.
Every year some, but not all, tax thresholds are adjusted for inflation. More than 3 dozen modifications will be in effect in 2015, here are a few.
While annual reviews are recommended, an estate plan should definitely be updated upon relocation to another state, significant asset acquirement or loss, family changes, or health-related concerns. Our estate planning lawyers provide a list of 10 items for consideration below.
Without using certain trusts and other planning techniques, nearly half a wealthy individual's estate may be lost in taxes.
Our trust attorneys in Miami review a recent case that highlights some circumstances under which trustees may be sued. This particular case shows how trustee liability may be established under the Florida Statutes.