Robin Williams: A Life Well-Lived and an Estate Well-Planned

Q. I read your special report on “Estate Planning Mistakes of Celebrities,” demonstrating why probate is such a nightmare and lessons that can be learned from the costly mistakes of celebrities.  I appreciate all the advice on … [Read more...]

New tax laws should prompt families to review documents

For the next two years, the federal estate tax will be restored.  The Bush-era tax cuts included a sunset provision that temporarily eradicated the estate tax for 2010.  The tax is back, but the exemption has increased. It was a … [Read more...]