What happens if you die without creating a Last Will and Testament? Does your estate get eaten up by taxes? Does your estate go to the state of Idaho? I will answer both of those questions in this blog post.Read More
PLEASE CHECK IF LAW IS CURRENT: The law can change quickly, so please do your research and contact an attorney to ensure that you have the current law. The law as printed here may have changed since posting and the links may have changed.
Some people will scare you into believing that not having a Will or Trust automatically means that Idaho will take your possessions after you pass away. Although possible, that is not usually the case. However, intestate (without a will) succession should not be taken lightly.Read More
You have been told you need to create a Will or Trust. But, you have decided to wait or that you do not need one. If you decide you don’t need to create a Will or Trust, you should at least understand what you are facing in order to make an informed decision.Read More
You can learn from Prince’s Estate Planning misstep. Although you probably don’t have a multi-hundred-million dollar estate, the same lesson are relevant to you and me. We get a front row view of what could happen if you or I fail to create a Will or Trust.Read More
Probate doesn’t have to be a scary thought or experience. People are often only afraid of what they do not understand or know. I have written about the five basic steps involved in Probate. While each step varies a little with each family, the basic goal of each step stays true.Read More