Modifying an Irrevocable Trust

Posted by Lex Novus | Jun 23, 2022 | 0 Comments

What's an irrevocable trust? Are we stuck with what this 40-year-old document says? Probably the most common type of trust used in estate planning is the revocable living trust. But clients also use irrevocable living trusts to lock in certain tax treatment or to protect the assets that were put...

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Are you enjoying your probate?

Posted by Lex Novus | May 08, 2022 | 0 Comments

No one tells us that they enjoyed going through probate. I hear it in our office every week, “I don't want to put my kids through this”.  This statement is typically made by an individual who has just learned that their own parent's estate will need to go through probate.  I'm in the probate cou...

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