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Estate Planning as an Expression of Love
Why do people create wills and other estate plans?  Almost always it’s because of family, friends and the charities they support . . . more

How Can I Include Charity in My Estate Plan?
Q. I’ve found that I can increase my support for charity by directly contributing appreciated stocks . . . more

Retirement Fund Gifts and Other Beneficiary Designations
An IRA, 401(k) plan, 403(b) plan or other retirement account may be the ideal vehicle for a tax-wise legacy to charity . . . more

The High Cost of Not Planning Your Estate
“I don’t need estate planning; I’m not rich enough to own an estate.  Besides, I don’t want to pay a lot of legal fees” . . . more

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February 2019 Archive
• Taxes Aren’t the Only Reason
• Planning for Your Digital Estate
• Selling Stock? Call Your Tax Advisor First
• Assets You Might Not Have Considered for Giving

January 2019 Archive
• New Look to 2018 Income Taxes
• Be an IRA Early Bird
• Get 2019 Off to a Good Start
• Put Life in Your Living Trust

December 2018 Archive
• Differences Ahead
• There's Still Time
• What Is This Thing Worth?
• Fighting the Battle of the Estate Bulge

November 2018 Archive
• Planning for This Year . . . and Next
• Caution: Inheritances Ahead
• Buy? Sell? Ask Questions First
• Get a Deduction for Doing Nothing

October 2018 Archive
• Stock for a Gift Annuity: A Great Trade
• Creative Year-End Giving Ideas
• Six Ways Your Estate Plan Can Go Out of Date
• The High Cost of Not Having a Will

September 2018 Archive
• Still Time to Make 2018 Better
• Six Reasons to Have a Will
• Buy? Sell? Ask Questions First
• Financial Communication Also Important in a Marriage

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