Does Georgia have an estate tax?

If you amassed significant wealth in Georgia, you may wonder if you will have to pay estate taxes. Estate taxes can significantly increase the cost of death, especially for the wealthy, which is why many individuals take proactive measures to avoid them. The good news...

Funding a trust with life insurance

A will is an important part of your Georgia estate plan. However, when you have specific goals in mind or wish to maximize how much of a legacy you have to leave behind, you may want to think about trusts. Several different types of trusts exist, including revocable...

What are living trusts?

Two big pillars of estate planning are wills and living trusts. Most people are familiar with the concept of a will: it is a document that can act as a guide for distributing assets or making arrangements after one's death. For instance, you can use a will to ensure...

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