Estate Planning Blog

Is Retirement Planning the Same as Estate Planning?

It’s best to create both together when possible so that they can complement each other. Here’s what you need to know.
01/20/24 • by: Goldsmith & Guymon, P.C.
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What Questions Should You Ask an Estate Planning Attorney?

Estate planning is not as simple as executing a will.
01/19/24 • by: Goldsmith & Guymon, P.C.
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Taxes that Affect an Estate

Estate tax and inheritance tax significantly impact an estate’s value. Estate tax is levied on the estate’s total value at death before distribution to beneficiaries. In contrast, inheritance tax is imposed on the beneficiaries based on the value of assets received. Understanding these taxes is critical for effective estate planning…
01/18/24 • by: Goldsmith & Guymon, P.C.
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Maximizing Charitable Giving in Your Estate Plan with Knowledgeable Trust and Estate Counsel

Estate planning is a vital aspect of financial management, ensuring that your assets are distributed according to your wishes after your passing. Incorporating charitable giving into your estate plan can be a fulfilling way to leave a legacy, while reaping tax benefits. This article delves into the intersection of charitable giving and estate planning…
01/17/24 • by: Goldsmith & Guymon, P.C.
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Make a New Year's Resolution to Do Your Estate Planning in 2024

Creating or reviewing an estate plan is something that many people know they should do but often put off. It’s natural to say things like: “I’ll take care of it later,” or “I don’t have enough money to have an estate plan.” However, life and circumstances happen that may be out of your control. Every adult needs…
01/16/24 • by: Goldsmith & Guymon, P.C.
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Why You Need Two Kinds of Power of Attorney Documents

Power of Attorney documents are often an afterthought when someone thinks about their estate plan.
11/07/23 • by: Goldsmith & Guymon, P.C.
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Is Mick Jagger Thinking about Estate Planning?

Mick Jagger is getting candid about the Rolling Stones’ legacy.
11/07/23 • by: Goldsmith & Guymon, P.C.
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What’s the Latest with Lisa Marie Presley’s Estate?

Lisa Marie Presley’s estate—previously at the center of a high-profile family dispute between actor Riley Keough and her grandmother Priscilla Presley—is the subject of another legal filing, this time over an alleged unpaid loan of $3.8 million. Keough became the sole trustee of her late mother’s estate less than two months ago.
11/07/23 • by: Goldsmith & Guymon, P.C.
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Do You Need a Trust Fund or a Will? Or Both?

Estate planning involves both trust funds and wills to help ensure the smooth transition of assets to your beneficiaries.
11/07/23 • by: Goldsmith & Guymon, P.C.
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How Do Special Needs Trusts Work?

One of the most commonly recognized instruments for protecting assets for a disabled beneficiary is through the use of a Special Needs Trust, also known as a Supplemental Needs Trust.
11/07/23 • by: Goldsmith & Guymon, P.C.
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