At Alfano Law Office, PLLC, we assist persons of all ages to achieve their estate planning goals. Some common goals include:
- The orderly disposition of assets following death;
- Asset protection;
- Minimizing estate taxes;
- Avoiding probate;
- Business succession.
Estate Planning Tools
Some common tools used to achieve these goals include the following:
- Revocable trusts;
- Powers of attorney, including health care directives;
- Special needs trusts;
- Family limited partnerships and limited liability companies; and
- Shareholder agreements, limited partnership agreements and limited liability company operating agreements.
Alfano Law Office, PLLC works closely with accountants, insurance agents, financial advisors, and corporate counsel to insure an integrated approach to the client’s plan.
There are many benefits to having a properly drafted estate plan, such as knowing that your family’s finances will not be frozen by the mandatory probate administration process and can make sure that your assets go to the people you want them to go to – instead of getting distributed according to state law for when a person dies … Read the rest