The Complete Guide to Planning Your Estate in New York: A Step-by-step Plan to Protect Your Assets, Limit Your Taxes, and Ensure Your Wishes Are Fulfilled for New York Residents (Back-To-Basics)

What happens to your estate after you are gone is very much within your control. Estate planning is not only for the wealthy; it is for everyone. It is simply the process of deciding where your assets are to be distributed after your death. For those people who wish to preserve their assets for designated purposes such as family or special charities it becomes necessary to make special advance…

The Procrastinator’s Guide to Wills and Estate Planning

Everyone needs an estate plan-even the people who’d rather not deal with it. In The Procrastinator’s Guide to Wills and Estate Planning, attorney Eric Matlin cuts through the legalese of most estate planning guides with a step-by-step breakdown of the process that can put everyone’s mind at ease. Readers will learn how to: € Gather the necessary records € Establish the value of an estate € Set up a…

The Complete Guide to Planning Your Estate in California: A Step-by-step Plan to Protect Your Assets, Limit Your Taxes, and Ensure Your Wishes Are Fulfilled for California Residents (Back-To-Basics)

What happens to your estate after you are gone is very much within your control. Estate planning is not only for the wealthy; it is for everyone. It is simply the process of deciding where your assets are to be distributed after your death. For those people who wish to preserve their assets for designated purposes such as family or special charities it becomes necessary to make special advance…

Kiplinger’s Estate Planning: The Complete Guide to Wills, Trusts, and Maximizing Your Legacy

If I don’t have an estate plan, what will happen when I die? Can I plan my own estate, or should I work with an estate attorney? How can I make sure that my estate isn’t whittled away by state and federal taxes?In Kiplinger’s Estate Planning, financial expert and attorney John Ventura offers straightforward guidance on all of the tools of estate planning, from wills, trusts, and custodial accounts…

Estate Planning Smarts: A Practical, User-Friendly, Action-Oriented Guide

This book is essential reading, whether you are tackling the subject for the first time or revising your plan to reflect changes in the law, your finances or your personal life. Written in plain English, Estate Planning Smarts is full of practical information about how to:Appoint someone to handle your finances in case you can’t someday because of illness or disabilityProtect your spouse or partnerProvide for young or disabled…