May is National Elder Law Month “Elder Law” is a niche area of Estate Planning that has developed as a result of the ever-growing senior citizen population in America. Due to increasing longevity and cost of care, traditional retirement planning may not address all of the potentialities many of our senior citizens will face in…

The Tax Cut and Jobs Act (TCJA) is now officially law and it’s good news for most Americans. These are a few of the provisions that we believe will impact our clients from an estate planning perspective. Standard Deduction is Almost Doubled. For single filers, the standard deduction is increased from $6,350 to $12,000. For…

Many people find themselves baffled and overwhelmed when faced with the topic of “estate planning.” This article should help allay any fears or uncertainties regarding this seemingly ambiguous area of the law. Estate planning focuses on developing a plan for the management and distribution of your assets upon death; however, a complete estate plan should…