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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Does Your Trust Need a Facelift?

Hey, we do live in South Florida. But seriously, I come across many trusts created in the 80s, 90s and early 2000s where life was slower, and trusts were irrevocable. These irrevocable trusts had a goal to reduce the size
 of a person's estate to avoid estate tax. If you've been reading my  Read more

Prince’s Estate is a Mess

There’s no other way to say it.  Almost two years after the legendary singer died, Prince’s estate is more convoluted than ever.  To the best of our knowledge, the Purple One didn’t have a will.  Leaving behind an estimated $300 million estate, Prince died without parents, children or a spouse declared as his heirs.       As a result,...
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Do Not Resuscitate Tattoo

Just when you think you’ve seen it all….an unconscious patient was brought into a Miami emergency room with the words “Do Not Resuscitate” tattooed across his chest.  The word “Not” was underlined, and the tattoo included a signature.  the patient had a history of pulmonary disease and lived at a nursing home.  He was found...
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Family Holiday Discussions

I'm often asked how to prevent family squabbles once a loved-one passes away.  Surprisingly, the answer is to ensure a common understanding of the estate plan.  Even an "unfair" plan, where one person doesn't feel they are receiving their fair share, is more easily digestible if communicated correctly.  Coincidentally, Holidays are a perfect time to...
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