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Does Your State Have an Inheritance Tax?

How much will your children—or other heirs—pay when you die? That depends on whether you live in a state with no death tax.
11/06/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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What’s Most Important in Estate Planning?

In the next decade, 15% of American adults expect to receive an inheritance, according to the latest findings from the New York Life Wealth Watch survey. However, they’re not all confident they’ll be able to manage the funds. On average, adults who expect to receive an inheritance anticipate receiving $740,000. However, just 42% feel very comfortable handling that new wealth.
11/01/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Estate Planning and Tax Planning for Business Owners

This article will explore key considerations and actionable insights for business owners to reduce their tax burden, protect their assets and facilitate a smooth wealth transition.
10/26/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Do I Have to Pay Taxes on Trusts?

Trust distributions might be taxable, with the tax liability potentially varying based on factors, such as the type of trust, the kind of distributions and a beneficiary’s tax bracket.
10/25/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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What Happens When the Second Parent Passes?

However, settling the second spouse's affairs was more complex, even with advance planning. Everything from wills to banking to tax returns became more complicated.
10/24/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Why You Need to Include Digital Assets in Your Estate Plan

From Bitcoin to Gmail accounts, the rules governing ownership, storage and transferability of digital assets differ significantly from traditional forms of wealth.
10/23/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Where Should I Store My Will?

Aretha Franklin did what she was supposed to in drawing up a last will and testament, but a crucial mistake left her multimillion-dollar estate in chaos.
10/20/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Have Estate Plan Checkup before Heading to Warmer Winter

If you are headed somewhere warm to spend the winter months, you will want to be sure you have everything in order before you go.
10/19/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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What You Should Know about Inherited IRAs

Navigating the often complex world of inherited individual retirement accounts (IRAs) can be daunting, especially in the wake of losing a loved one.
10/18/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Social Security Cost of Living (COLA) Is Likely to Increase in 2024

Social Security COLAs are tied to the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), a measure of price changes for a selection of goods and services, including food, energy, and medical care, that is reported monthly by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics.
10/17/23 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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