Power of Attorney (POA) documents are incredibly important. Without them, should you no longer be mentally or physically capable of
Parents could be sowing the seeds of a future estate battle when they set up a joint bank account with a child. There are good estate planning reasons for owning property jointly with a beneficiary – it can be an effective way to transfer funds while avoiding the 1.5 per-cent probate tax otherwise payable on assets in a person’s estate.
Testators with blended families need to get detailed when it comes to drafting their wills. Second or even third marriages
The provincial government should think twice before ending the automatic revocation of wills on marriage. The Law Times reports that
In estates law, there is still not doubt why people say, “money is the root of all evil.” I’ve noticed