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3 Ways to Protect Your Estate from Probate Delays

Going through probate, the legal way of sorting out a person’s estate after they die, can take a lot of time and get pretty complicated. Delays in probate can tie up assets for months or even years, causing stress for beneficiaries. Fortunately, there are strategies to protect your estate from these delays, ensuring that your loved ones can access their
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How the Corporate Transparency Act May Impact Your Estate Plan

UPDATE:  On Friday, March 1, 2024, in National Small Bus. United v. Yellen, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama ruled via memorandum opinion that the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA), enacted in 2021, is unconstitutional because Congress lacks the authority to require companies to disclose personal stakeholder information to the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), the
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What Happens to a Leased Car If the Owner Dies Before the Lease Term Ends?

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After a house, a car is often the second-most valuable piece of property a person owns. About 15–20 percent of new vehicles are leased rather than purchased and financed. Leasing is a popular alternative to traditional financing because it can allow the lessee (the person who leases a vehicle) to drive a more expensive car on a lower monthly payment
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