Your estate can include your home, investments, savings, things you own etc. Your beneficiaries may not only be family members or friends but could include charities.
Estate law can be complex, it is important that your estate is securely protected for the benefit of your beneficiaries, this includes protecting your family from an unexpected tax bill.
If any of the following apply to you it is recommended that engage an estate planning lawyer to ensure you have a proper estate plan in place.
- You own a business in your name
- You have minor children or dependants
- You have substantial assets
- You own a taxable estate
- You are married, widowed, or recently divorced