Will Several Significant Changes To New Hampshire Laws Affect Your Estate Planning?

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Effective January 1, 2018, NH adopted a version of the Uniform Power of Attorney Act. One of the more important provisions under the new law is that banks and financial institutions are preven…

Can Former Spouse Still Inherit Assets?

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Q: Estate planning client has concerns about whether her former spouse can still inherit her assets? A client had been through a divorce several years before coming to our office for a will, trust …

Amherst, New Hampshire estate planning client asks:

Is an LLC a good way to hold and transfer the family vacation home? Since family vacation homes often provide a refuge for family members to gather and enjoy one another’s company, parents are ofte…

Who administers an estate when there is no Will, spouse and no children?

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This question was posed by a Nashua area probate client who recently lost a close friend. Unfortunately, his friend died without a will or any immediate family members. When a person dies owning …

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Amherst estate planning client wants to know: How do Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump differ on the Estate Tax? Donald Trump wants to repeal the estate tax. Hillary Clinton, on the other hand, wou…

Nashua Business Owner Questions Business Probate

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We recently had a Nashua business owner voice concerns about how to avoid “business probate”. There are a variety of methods of providing a smooth non-probate succession for small business owners…

Nashua Business Planning Client Real Estate Transfer Tax Question

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Nashua business planning client owning several rental properties has concerns regarding being caught in New Hampshire’s real estate transfer tax (RETT) net. Can property be transferred from a joint…

The small business owners lament…

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“I’m too busy running the company” – “That’ll never happen to me” Some all too common refrains uttered by hard working business owners are: “I’m too busy running the company” and “That’ll never hap…

Nashua estate planning client has concerns…

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…about the use of an irrevocable trust and qualifying for Medicaid. Many clients have legitimate concerns about the use of an irrevocable trust in their estate plans. In short, the use of irrevo…

Nashua, NH: Concerns About Estate Taxes and Business Succession Plan

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Nashua Small Business Owner has Concerns About How Estate Taxes Will Affect His Business Succession Plan. Estate taxes and proper estate planning are an important consideration for all New Hampshir…

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