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Does a Beneficiary have to Pay Taxes on 401(k)?

If you anticipate inheriting a 401(k) from a parent, a spouse or someone else, it’s important to know your options for minimizing tax liability.
09/05/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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How Much Money Can a Well Spouse Keep If Medicaid is Needed?

The intent of the laws and regulations is to allow the community spouse to have enough income and assets, so that he or she has enough income and assets to continue to live at home, whether that be a home, an apartment, or other living place.
09/02/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Some Key Documents Should Be Considered Before Sending Your Child Off to College

A critical item is often missing from back-to-school college checklists — and it could be far more valuable than anything else your student takes to school this fall: signed legal documents.
09/01/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Must I Pay for Spouse’s Debt If They Die?

If husband and wife did not own together or separately any land, a house, a boat etc. but only rented a home and had no children, is the surviving spouse responsible to pay medical bills that insurance did not cover?
08/31/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Who Is the Best Person for Executor?

What do these appointments mean to the person(s) named to act? What happens if they fail or decline to act? Can the planning appoint alternative representatives?
08/30/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Some States Have Tough Estate and Inheritance Taxes

Federal estate taxes are no longer a problem for all but the extremely wealthy. However, several states have their own estate taxes and inheritance taxes that could still hit your heirs.
08/29/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Pay Attention to Income Tax when Creating Estate Plans

Avoidance of estate taxes is one consideration in estate planning.
08/26/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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What’s the Most Important Step in Farm Succession?

Succession and estate planning is difficult and time-consuming. However, it is also a key step for a business that can grow into the future.
08/25/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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What Happens to Digital Assets After Death?

Regardless of the preferred record-keeping mode, most people have some sort of digital footprint, making it important to know who would have access to your digital assets if you became incapacitated and how those assets would be distributed in the event you pass away.
08/24/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Is An ABLE Account the Same as Special Needs Trust?

Because of astronomical costs of care and support—often more than $100,000 per year—most individuals with disabilities will need government assistance, such as Supplemental Security Income and Medicaid.
08/23/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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