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The American Bar Association guide to wills & estates : everything you need to know about wills, estates, trusts, and taxes

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The American Bar Association guide to wills & estates : everything you need to know about wills, estates, trusts, and taxes
Title
The American Bar Association guide to wills & estates
Title remainder
everything you need to know about wills, estates, trusts, and taxes
Title variation
  • American Bar Association guide to wills and estates
  • Guide to wills & estates
  • Guide to wills and estates
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Features all the necessary information for planning an estate and preparing a will
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
346.73/052
Illustrations
forms
Index
index present
LC call number
KF750.Z9
LC item number
A47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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American Bar Association
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  • Estate planning
  • Tax planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts and trustees
  • Estate planning
  • Tax planning
  • Trusts and trustees
  • Wills
  • United States
Label
The American Bar Association guide to wills & estates : everything you need to know about wills, estates, trusts, and taxes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • First steps. Why you should plan your estate : how you can save money and be sure you've done it right ; Getting started : don't procrastinate -- Transferring property without a will : you have many ways of getting money to people without fuss or delay. Lots of little "wills" : your guide to will substitutes ; Life insurance : an old standby has lots of uses ; Joint tenancy : it's easy and cheap-- but watch out for pitfalls -- Wills : what should be in yours? Wills 101 : the basics ; What goes in the will : what to put in and what to leave out ; After the will is written : follow these steps to be sure your will does the job -- Trusts and living trusts : they can do a lot-- but they're not for everyone. How trusts work : a quick look at a misunderstood tool ; Do you need a trust? : as usual in the law, it depends ; Living trusts 101 : the basics ; Setting up a living trust : your guide to doing it right -- Putting the tools to work : some tips for people with particular needs. Providing for the kids : tips for every age of offspring ; Married, with or without children : most of us want to see that our spouse is taken care of, but how? ; Splitting up : divorce and remarriage ; Beyond convention : no two families are the same; --
  • Estate planning for those with chronic illness ; Estate planning for business owners : the law gives you lots of options-- but you have to use them well ; Providing income for your final years : estate planning and retirement ; Controlling costs in your final years : paying for long-term care -- Death and taxes : strategies for holding on to as much as you can. Death and taxes : trying to make sense out of rules that keep changing ; Tax planning 101 : trusts ; Tax planning 102 : the benefits of living gifts and life insurance -- When you can't make the decision : confronting your biggest fear now can make a big difference later. Delegating decisions : advance directives ; Planning for end-of-life decisions : living wills and organ donation -- Putting the plan into action after your death : steps you can take now to help your survivors. Easing the burden on your family : there's a lot you can do to help-- now ; Choosing the executor : some tips on getting the right person ; Trustees : you can choose a person or a company to get the job done ; Probate : a quick primer on how it's done -- Where do you go from here? -- Appendix A. Estate-planning checklist -- Appendix B. Sample basic will (annotated) -- Appendix C. Health-care advance directive
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xiii, 402 pages
Isbn
9780375723858
Lccn
2012538415
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
forms
System control number
  • 2675820
  • (OCoLC)793579046
  • (OCoLC)ocn793579046
  • 1291559
  • 2675820
Label
The American Bar Association guide to wills & estates : everything you need to know about wills, estates, trusts, and taxes
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • First steps. Why you should plan your estate : how you can save money and be sure you've done it right ; Getting started : don't procrastinate -- Transferring property without a will : you have many ways of getting money to people without fuss or delay. Lots of little "wills" : your guide to will substitutes ; Life insurance : an old standby has lots of uses ; Joint tenancy : it's easy and cheap-- but watch out for pitfalls -- Wills : what should be in yours? Wills 101 : the basics ; What goes in the will : what to put in and what to leave out ; After the will is written : follow these steps to be sure your will does the job -- Trusts and living trusts : they can do a lot-- but they're not for everyone. How trusts work : a quick look at a misunderstood tool ; Do you need a trust? : as usual in the law, it depends ; Living trusts 101 : the basics ; Setting up a living trust : your guide to doing it right -- Putting the tools to work : some tips for people with particular needs. Providing for the kids : tips for every age of offspring ; Married, with or without children : most of us want to see that our spouse is taken care of, but how? ; Splitting up : divorce and remarriage ; Beyond convention : no two families are the same; --
  • Estate planning for those with chronic illness ; Estate planning for business owners : the law gives you lots of options-- but you have to use them well ; Providing income for your final years : estate planning and retirement ; Controlling costs in your final years : paying for long-term care -- Death and taxes : strategies for holding on to as much as you can. Death and taxes : trying to make sense out of rules that keep changing ; Tax planning 101 : trusts ; Tax planning 102 : the benefits of living gifts and life insurance -- When you can't make the decision : confronting your biggest fear now can make a big difference later. Delegating decisions : advance directives ; Planning for end-of-life decisions : living wills and organ donation -- Putting the plan into action after your death : steps you can take now to help your survivors. Easing the burden on your family : there's a lot you can do to help-- now ; Choosing the executor : some tips on getting the right person ; Trustees : you can choose a person or a company to get the job done ; Probate : a quick primer on how it's done -- Where do you go from here? -- Appendix A. Estate-planning checklist -- Appendix B. Sample basic will (annotated) -- Appendix C. Health-care advance directive
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xiii, 402 pages
Isbn
9780375723858
Lccn
2012538415
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
forms
System control number
  • 2675820
  • (OCoLC)793579046
  • (OCoLC)ocn793579046
  • 1291559
  • 2675820

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