The federal estate tax return timeline

An estate is frozen the moment that a federal estate tax return is received by the IRS. This means that assets cannot be transferred, and other transactions cannot be initiated or completed until the return is accepted. When that happens, the IRS will send an estate...

How to overcome estate planning roadblocks

Georgia residents may not like contemplating their mortality. However, creating a thorough plan can make it easier for surviving family members to settle an estate in a timely manner. It may be best to create a list of physical assets and financial assets in the...

Georgia’s special needs trust types

When you have loved ones with special needs, there are certain times and situations wherein they require additional care and consideration. This is particularly true in regards to their care in the case that a guardian or caregiver passes or is no longer...

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