Most folks know that estate planning is an essential component of long-term financial planning and they figure they have time to get around to addressing it. But if you are a business owner or have Read More
If you are like many Americans, you know estate planning is important, but you just haven’t gotten around to it yet. Or if you have an estate plan, once it was completed, you probably crossed Read More
Top Estate Planning Myths and misconceptions are listed and debunked. Don’t harm your family by making any of these common retirement planning mistakes.
Good trust planning can prevent bad situations from arising such as the Buzz Aldrin dementia revocable trust problem that the family is now dealing with. Buzz Aldrin, the 88-year-old astronaut who took part in the Read More
Big 2019 changes to Estate Tax Exemption in DC and Maryland are on it’s way! The federal tax reform legislation adopted by Congress at the close of 2017 more than doubled the federal estate tax Read More
This month, we learned of the passing of two well-known, successful and beloved celebrities – designer Kate Spade and renowned chef and TV personality Anthony Bourdain – who committed suicide within two days of one Read More
Section 199A of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 provides a 20% deduction on “Qualified Business Income” (QBI) earned by pass-through entities. This is music to the ears of those who invest in Read More
Exciting news!!! Estate planning attorney, Gary Altman, Esq. is featured in this newly released book, “Aging in Place: Insights and Advice on Maintaining an Independent Lifestyle,” available now on Amazon! Author John S. Smith, Jr., RN of Prestige Read More