Introduction to Estate Planning in a Nutshell / Edition 5

Introduction to Estate Planning in a Nutshell / Edition 5

by Robert J. Lynn, McCouch Grayson M. P.
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0314153063

ISBN-13: 9780314153067

Pub. Date: 08/01/2004

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

This Nutshell presents an introduction to estate planning. Subjects covered include the transfer of property at death at will under the intestate law, survivor interests, community property, and "simple" wills. Addresses insurance, estates arising from status, Social Security, pensions, workers' compensation, and veterans benefits. Discusses charitable trusts, the

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This Nutshell presents an introduction to estate planning. Subjects covered include the transfer of property at death at will under the intestate law, survivor interests, community property, and "simple" wills. Addresses insurance, estates arising from status, Social Security, pensions, workers' compensation, and veterans benefits. Discusses charitable trusts, the rule in Shelley's case, the Doctrine of Worthier Title, the Rule Against Perpetuities, and the Rule Against Accumulations. Also addresses fiduciary administration and federal estate and gift taxes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314153067
Publisher:
West Academic Publishing
Publication date:
08/01/2004
Series:
Nutshell
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
414
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Table of Cases
Chapter
1. The Estate and Estate Planning
2. The Transfer of Property at Death by Will Under the Intestate Law
3. Survivorship Interests
4. Community Property
5. "Simple" Wills
6. Insurance
7. The Estate Arising From Status: Social Security: "Private" Pensions: Workers' Compensation: Veterans' Benefits
8. Trusts - An Introduction
9. Future Interests - An Introduction
10. Using Private Express Trusts: Charitable Trusts
11. The Rule in Shelley's Case; The Doctrine of Worthier Title; The Rule Against Perpetuities; The Rule Against Accumulations
12. Some Aspects of Fiduciary Administration
13. The Federal Estate and Gift Taxes
INDEX

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