4 Critical Estate Planning Tasks to Complete Before Going on Vacation Going on vacation entails lots of planning: packing luggage, buying plane tickets, making hotel reservations, and confirming rental vehicles. But one thing many people forget to do is plan for the...read more
In 2008, Britney Spears was placed under the guardianship of her father, Jamie Spears, and attorney, Andrew M. Wallet, after addiction and mental illness sent her spiraling out of control. To this day, the guardianship remains in place. And now, rumor has it that...read more
Investors nationwide have been on the fence waiting for clarity regarding Opportunity Zones (O-Zone). The long-awaited o-zone second set of regulations were released on April 17, 2019, having investors, real estate developers and communities excited. But what are the...read more
“Everybody loves writing a check to Uncle Sam,” said No One Ever. As we all know, this past Monday was Tax Day. And with the new tax laws having gone into effect—followed by a (very) long government shutdown—this year’s tax season has been even more stressful than...read more
With the news of the college admissions scandal breaking just last month, the once far-fetched notion of parents doing anything to get their kids into an elite university has become a reality. But what does this multimillion-dollar scheme, involving actresses Lori...read more
Con la noticia del escándalo de admisión a universidades de élite el mes pasado, la noción exagerada de que los padres son capaces de recurrir a cualquier medio para que sus hijos ingresen en una de estas universidades se ha convertido en una realidad. Pero ¿qué tiene...read more
Selecting a beneficiary for your life insurance policy sounds pretty straightforward. You’re just deciding who will receive the policy’s proceeds when you die, right? But as with most things in life, it’s a bit more complicated than that. It can help to keep in mind...read more
Being asked by a family member or close friend to serve as trustee for their trust upon their death can be an incredible honor. At the same time, however, serving as a trustee can be a massive responsibility—and the role is not for everyone. In fact, depending on...read more
The first of this month marked the 35th anniversary of the tragic death of Marvin Gaye, who was just a day shy of his 45th birthday. The Prince of Soul had shaped the sound of Motown with hits that included “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” and albums like “What’s...read more
U.S. Taxpayers: Do You Know Your Requirements for Withholding Taxes of Your Foreign Employees and Partners?
Dealing with your own taxes may seem daunting enough. But in today’s global society, where we—as U.S. taxpayers—are increasingly engaging in transactions with foreigners, it is important to understand that these interactions may impose certain tax obligations on us,...read more
Ready To Learn More?
Schedule a free consultation today with one of our attorneys.
The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Before you decide, ask any of the Attorneys at Trust Counsel to send you free written information about our qualifications and experience. The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own situation.