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Gift Tax Exclusions

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has defined a gift as “Any transfer to an individual, either directly or indirectly, where full consideration (measured in money or money’s worth) is not received in return.” For the purposes of income and inheritance […]
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Wealth Transfer

When evaluating the best way to transfer wealth or to […]
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Testate Probate (Valid Will)

The probate process is called a testate probate or testate […]
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Intestate Probate (No Will)

When a person dies without a valid Will that person […]
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