Common Issues when Buying or Selling a Home

Buying or selling a home is a major transaction. In fact, purchasing a home will probably be the largest single investment you’ll ever make. Because the transfer of property in New Jersey is very complicated, there are many serious problems that might crop up when you...

Prepaid Funeral Arrangements

The death of a loved one is often a devastating experience, complicated by the many arrangements that must be made. With all the considerations, many people find themselves unable to grieve until after all the funeral arrangements have been finalized. Given the tumult...

Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts

Removing Life Insurance Proceeds From Your Taxable Estate: Many people aren’t aware that all of the proceeds from life insurance policies that they own at death will be included their estate for estate tax purposes. This is because if the policy owner can...

ESTATE ADMINISTRATION WHERE THERE IS NO WILL

A person who passes away without having a Will leaves what is referred to as an intestate estate.  The administration of the decedent’s estate must be opened in the County where the he or she resided at the time of death.   The person who is seeking to qualify as...