As the personal representative what kind of things do I need to think about before I settle my friend’s estate? Estates vary widely, but basically you have to focus on three areas – taxes and administrative expenses, final bills of the decedent and distributions. Very few estates have to pay federal or South Carolina estate taxes as...Read more
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1. A spouse is barred from receiving alimony if it is proven that he/she committed adultery. 2. The court considers 13 factors when making a determination of whether or not...
Q. My elderly father is often confused and agitated. I am concerned because he has loaded guns in the house. What can I do? A. Short of bringing a protective...
Does a revocable trust replace a will? Do all assets have to go into the revocable trust? And how much do trustees typically get paid?Living or revocable trusts are effective estate planning tools that can avoid the hassle and cost of probate and ease the transition of assets after the death of a grantor....
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