Trusts

April 18, 2011

Flexibility of the Florida Uniform Principal and Income Act

Most of the time, people find that the Florida Statutes serve to act as a constraint or limitation on their plans. However, the Florida Uniform Principal […]
June 16, 2011

When Should A Trust Be The Beneficiary Of A Qualified Retirement Account?

The revocable living trust is an increasingly popular tool in the estate planning attorney’s portfolio.  These trusts are useful for avoiding the cost and hassle of probate, as well as […]
July 15, 2011

Florida Documentary Stamp Tax And Conveyances Of Real Property To A Revocable Living Trust

As estate planning attorneys, one of the recurring issues we encounter is a lack of knowledge regarding Florida documentary stamp tax and its effect on the conveyance […]
August 12, 2011

Another Use For The Revocable Living Trust – Avoid “Living Probate”

Many of us are familiar with the high price of going through the probate process after the loss of a loved one.  Court costs, attorney’s fees, […]