Month: May 2014

Strategies For Minimizing Estate Taxes

Care needs to be taken to minimize the amount of taxes that will be paid either through gifting or inheritance. Gifting is one of a number of tax exemptions individuals can use to reduce the amount of estate taxes. There are two federal taxes that an estate can be...

Changing Face Of Estate Planning

The way assets are passed down has changed in recent decades due in part to the changing nature of the family. Families are smaller today than they were forty or fifty years ago and many women are choosing not to have children. A number of individuals are leaving...