Your Complete Guide to Leaving an Inheritance for Your Children and Others
What You Need to Know Explained Simply
By (author) Michael A. Valles
Your Complete Guide to Leaving an Inheritance for Your Children and Others by Michael A. Valles
Book DescriptionWhile over 50 percent of Americans feel it is important to leave an inheritance for their children and other beneficiaries, the majority have not yet made any plans for their estate. This book will serve as an aid in your planning, providing you with indispensable information and the necessary tools. Whether you choose to arrange a trust or a will, you will learn how to do so, as well as how to manage and alter your plans. You will be able to choose which trust is right for you, be it living, incentive, Qualified Terminable Interest Property, charitable remainder, children s, support, family, or generation-skipping tax-exempt. You will decide which will holographic, nuncupative, self-proving, statutory, simple, joint, living, mutual, ethical, electronic, or video best fits your needs. Furthermore, you will learn about income only trusts, the Uniform Transfers to Minors Act, 529 plans, and Coverdell accounts. In this book, you will learn tips for distributing inheritance among children and what an appropriate inheritance is, as well as about inheritance taxes, exempt beneficiaries, disinheritance, durable power of attorney, and advance health care directives. Additionally, you will learn tips for distributing inheritance among children; what an appropriate inheritance is; how to prevent fights over inherited property; how to deal with adopted children, stepchildren, and children from a second marriage; how to select trustees and guardians; how to protect your money from a financially immature child, a child s spouse, and creditors; how to divide valuables and non-cash assets; and how to deal with the family home. This guide makes this difficult process easy to understand by using simple, every day language. If you are one of the many people who want to leave an inheritance but do not know where to begin, it is time to pick up this book and start planning.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781601382108
(155mm x 230mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Atlantic Publishing Co
Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Co
Publish Date: 1-Apr-2008
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Michael A. Valles
Mike Valles is a freelance financial writer who writes about almost anything dealing with financial matters. Mostly writing as a ghost, he has written hundreds of articles and many eBooks that are now circulating around the Web. His first contact with estate planning was to write articles about them for lawyers. Ever since, his interest has greatly expanded as he saw an increased need for this knowledge to be circulated to wider circles. It was that information that led to the creation of this book. He has clients around the globe that he has written for and enjoys putting words in an easy-to-understand way so that the average person can grasp it. He loves writing and communicating ideas about useful things. He currently lives in beautiful Tennessee with his wife, and one son still at home. Being an ordained minister, he also continues to teach and preach as he is able to do so. For a number of years he has taught college-level courses related to the Bible and various theological themes. He also enjoys writing about these same themes as well."
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