Plan Your Estate by Denis Clifford, Cora Jordan, Cora Jordan
Plan Your Estate covers everything from the basics of wills and living trusts
to sophisticated tax-saving strategies. The authors give you straightforward,
plain-English explanations of every significant estate-planning option
available, so you can make the best decisions for you and those you love.
The book covers: *federal estate and gift taxes *trusts used to control
property left to beneficiaries *charitable remainder trusts *durable
powers of attorney *living wills *funerals and burials
Completely updated, the 7th edition discusses new state estate tax rules, the
new "disclaimer trust" for couples who aren't sure whether they need an AB
trust, educational saving plans for kids, transfer-on-death deeds to avoid
probate for real estate – and much more. Good for all states except
Denis Clifford, a graduate of Columbia Law School, where he was an editor of The LawReview, is a lawyer who specializes in estate planning. He is the author of many Nolo titles, including Quick and LegalWill Book,Make Your Own Living Trust and Plan Your Estate andcoauthor of A Legal Guide for Lesbian and Gay Couples. He has been interviewed by such major media as TheNew York Times,Los Angeles Times , and Money Magazine .