Niswanger Law in Monroe, La answers the common question: What taxes will affect my estate?; estate planning papers, last will, etc. on desktop with paper clip with the words estate plan highlighted

What taxes will affect my estate?

Taxes do not end at death. There is the potential for the estate you leave behind to also be taxed. However, the steps you take in the current moment to mitigate estate taxation sets the stage for your loved ones to receive as much of[…]

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Niswanger Law in Monroe, La answers the common question: What is Probate?; black and white image of woman's hand resting on gravestone at cemetery

What is Probate?

Probate gets a bad rap for legitimate reasons yet it is a necessary component of the legal system. When most people hear the word “probate”, they frown, wince or feel depressed. However, most people are not exactly sure as to[…]

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