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Higher 2019 Estate and Gift Tax – $11.4 million

IRS raises the estate and gift tax exemption to $11.4 million per individual What does that mean for you? If you die and are worth over $11.4 million, be prepared to pay taxes! Sounds crazy for most of us, but hey, this can include all insurance policies with your...

How to get documents to your lawyer without going crazy!

It’s not that big of a deal! It’s actually easy! First and easiest . . . bring it over! Drop the documents off at the front desk receptionist.  Ok, not being smart here, but if you are out and about. This works! Get it into digital form!   FIRST...

How To Leave Everything To The Turkey

Here in McKinney, Texas we have quite a few Turkeys.  Some human, some not. Believe it or not, under the law, you can leave your inheritance to your pet turkey. Yes, I am assuming people love Turkeys that much and not just to invite them to Thanksgiving dinner. And...

Legal Steps To Take When Facing A Dementia Diagnosis

Legal Steps to Take When Facing a Dementia Diagnosis Maria Shriver knows the devastation of Alzheimer’s disease firsthand.  Her beloved father Sargent Shriver, founder of the Peace Corps and one-time candidate for Vice President of the United States, died of the...

9-1-2015 The Day Probate Died in Texas and No One Noticed

September 1st 2015.  Probate died.  Well. It’s breathing heavy.   And no one seemed to notice!   Let me explain . . .   When you die, someone has to deal with your “stuff.”   That usually means someone hires a lawyer and goes down to the courthouse to...