Estate Planning Blog

Home » Blog

Think Strategically when Creating Estate Plan

Crafting a carefully considered estate plan can ensure that asset distribution aligns with both your intended legacy and your beneficiaries’ needs.
04/10/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
Read More

How Trusts Help with Asset Protection

The idea of asset protection for the purposes of protecting against long-term care costs is becoming both more sought-after and more necessary.
04/07/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
Read More

What Is the Relationship between Executor and Beneficiaries?

In terms of executor vs. beneficiary rights, there are several differences with regard to what type of authority each one has.
04/06/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
Read More

Should You Give Your Children an Inheritance Now?

Retirees should secure themselves first, and if you’re all set there, then consider a few other things, such as the impact on the children and tax issues.
04/05/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
Read More

Get These Estate and Tax Items Done Before It’s too Late

What estate planners need to accomplish for their clients before Tax Day, as well as the regulatory changes they need to be aware of while preparing for the big day.
04/04/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
Read More

What’s New with 529 Plans?

A type of education savings account called a 529 plan is just one of several tools families can use to prepare for the growing costs of higher education. While these plans can be beneficial for almost anyone since they let funds saved for education compound on a tax-free basis provided they're used for eligible education expenses, individuals who live in states with special tax breaks for contributions tend to fare the best.
04/03/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
Read More

Why Do I Need a Will?

Just under half of Americans have a will, according to data from Gallup. J.P. Morgan Wealth Management data suggests that this number may even be lower, especially among Black and Hispanic investors.
03/30/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
Read More

What Makes Americans Worry about Estate Planning?

One-quarter of Americans said inflation has caused them to think about estate planning, the survey said. Two out of three Americans said they don’t have any kind of estate planning documents.
03/29/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
Read More

Is Extending Required Minimum Distributions a Good Thing?

The first SECURE Act extended the beginning date for taking required minimum distributions from the year after the account owner reaches age 70½ until they reach age 72. Just three years later, ‘SECURE Act 2.0’ has extended this age to 73, and offers a further provision for extending it again, to age 75, beginning in 2033.
03/28/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
Read More

Steps for an Effective Pet Protection

Although in the past it may not have been the norm to provide for animals in our estate planning, times have changed.
03/27/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
Read More
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 17 18 19 20 21 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45

Read Our Blog

Estate Planning Articles

Our daily blog discusses issues pertaining to Estate Planning, Probate Administration, Special Needs Planning, and Elder Law / Medicaid.
Read Our Blog

Join Our eNewsletter

Join Our eNewsletter

Each month we send an e-newsletter covering issues of Estate Planning. We also have subscriptions available for our bi-monthly Elder Law e-newsletter and weekly Business Planning e-newsletter.
Subscribe Now!

Request an Initial Consultation

Schedule a Time to Meet Our Team Today

Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC is devoted to serving clients in the highly specialized areas of estate and business planning. Book a time to meet the Graber & Johnson Law Group Kansas Estate Planning Law Firm.
Request a Consultation

Have Questions?

If you have a a question, a comment, or simply want to have a conversation and explore how we can help, we’d love to hear from you.
Request a Consultation Now

Office Locations

Manhattan Office

1300 Fremont St
Manhattan, KS 66502

Directions

Hugoton Office

517 S. Main St.
Hugoton, KS 67951

Directions

Elkhart Office

701 Vilymaca St., PO Box 450
Elkhart, KS 67950

Directions

Hutchinson Office

1515 N. Lorraine St, Suite A,
Hutchinson, KS 67501

Directions

Garden City Office

1501 E Fulton St.
Suite 3
Garden City, KS 67846

Directions

Norton Kansas Office (Appointment Only)

201 E Holme St.
Norton KS 67654

Manhattan Office

1300 Fremont St
Manhattan, KS 66502

Get Directions
Hugoton Office

517 S. Main St.
Hugoton, KS 67951

Get Directions
Elkhart Office

701 Vilymaca St., PO Box 450
Elkhart, KS 67950

Get Directions
Hutchinson Office

1515 N. Lorraine St, Suite A,
Hutchinson, KS 67501

Get Directions
Garden City Office

1501 E Fulton St.
Suite 3
Garden City, KS 67846

Get Directions
Norton Kansas Office (Appointment Only)

201 E Holme St.
Norton KS 67654

Get Directions
Integrity Marketing Solutions - Estate Planning Marketing
Powered by
selectcrosschevron-down