Estate Planning is important regardless of the amount of assets owned. Frequently, good planning is more critical for someone with a nominal amount of assets than for the wealthy.
Peace of mind should be the goal when attorneys and clients work together to plan an estate. Peace of mind comes from:
- Fully understanding your options
- Making informed decisions
- Obtaining legal documents designed to distribute your property according to your wishes with the least possible taxes, expenses and delay
Estate planning also includes planning for disability, which may last for many years before death. The following are some of the estate planning tools attorneys use: