What is a Pour-Over Will?

What is a Pour-Over Will?

This is not a common kind of will for people to know about, but it is an option in Pennsylvania. This is a great companion to a trust and something that many people should consider for their estate planning process in PA. If you already have a trust in place, this can...

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What If an Account Has No Named Beneficiary?

What If an Account Has No Named Beneficiary?

When you have left the estate of someone who has passed away, you have a lot of things to think about. You probably are not aware that you might run into issues with accounts that you do not have access to. This is a very common issue that can crop up when an estate...

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What If an Estate Owes Back Taxes?

What If an Estate Owes Back Taxes?

There are so many considerations that go into taking over an estate when someone dies in Pennsylvania. This is one of the most complex states to become a beneficiary when someone passes away due to inheritance taxes and other considerations related to taking ownership...

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Can I Split My Inheritance with My Sibling?

Can I Split My Inheritance with My Sibling?

Pennsylvania is one of the few states that still have inheritance taxes in place. This means that many people try to plan ahead to make sure that the estate will not have to pay a massive amount of tax when someone passes away. If you have a sibling, you might be...

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Crypto and Estate Planning in PA

Crypto and Estate Planning in PA

Cryptocurrency has only been around since 2009 but it has already become a source of great confusion when it comes to estate planning and valuation. The law has lagged behind the time with regard to virtual assets, but this is to be expected. There is so little...

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