Estate Planning Bucket List for Those in Savannah

We’ve pretty much all heard about “bucket lists,” but that term can take on a little bit of a different meaning when you’re a Savannah estate planning lawyer.  We deal with the reality every day that life is fleeting and it’s our goal to help clients to maximize what they are able to leave behind.  For Continue Reading …

What Happens to Your Assets in Georgia When You Don’t Leave a Will?

You may not need a Savannah estate planning lawyer to make a will (although that isn’t a wise decision), but what if you have no will at all? No one wants to think about their future demise, but death will be coming for all of us eventually. Without a will, what will become of your Continue Reading …

What the IRS Says about Estate Taxes | Savannah Estate Tax Lawyer

Estate tax lawyers in Georgia spend a lot of time learning and relearning tax law, as provisions change continually.  In addition to knowing about the various types of state taxes that could affect an estate, it’s also necessary to keep up to date on what the federal Internal Revenue Service has to say about these Continue Reading …

Robin Williams, ‘Affluenza’ and Your Savannah Estate Plan

The death of beloved actor and comedian Robin Williams was a sad event for many, but those most struggling would be his children.  Williams had an estate plan that was created in a way that worked to protect them from a multitude of issues—including what has been coined “affluenza.”  This term refers to children of Continue Reading …

Savannah Estate Planning: It’s Not About You

Of course, any Savannah estate planning lawyer’s goal is to satisfy the client; but in the long run, a lot of estate planning is focused on those who are left behind.  In creating an estate plan that disperses your assets in the way you want, you are creating a legacy and supporting your family, friends, Continue Reading …