Estate Planning

Estate Planning AttorneyEstate planning, the process of anticipating and arranging for the disposal or transfer of an estate during a person’s life. Estate planning can typically eliminate uncertainties over the administration of a probate and maximize the value of the estate by reducing taxes and other expenses. Guardians are often designated for minor children and beneficiaries in incapacity.

Estate Planning also takes into consideration elder law, which additionally includes other provisions such as long-term care.

Estate planning involves wills, trusts, beneficiary designations, powers of appointment, property ownership (joint tenancy with rights of survivorship, tenancy in common, tenancy by the entirety), gift, and powers of attorney, specifically the durable financial power of attorney and the durable medical power of attorney. Estate planning attorneys often advise clients to also create a living will. Specific final arrangements, such as whether to be buried or cremated, are also often part of the documents. More sophisticated estate plans may even cover deferring or decreasing estate taxes or transferring or closing a business.

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North Florida Law Firm
150 Warren Circle Suite C
Jacksonville, FL 32259

Phone: 904-230-0778

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