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Series LLC: a flexible umbrella company

If you own several different companies, franchises, or properties the management overhead can be considerable. When they are set up as independent entities the fees and filings take up a lot of manpower to remain current. One alternative, keeping everything as a...

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Who will take care of my pet when I die?

For many people, a pet is more than just an animal. A pet can be a cherished friend and a beloved member of the family. But what would happen to your pet after you pass away? Would a family member adopt him, or would he end up in a shelter?Because the legal system...

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Dealing with estate items no one wants

By 2030, more than 20 percent of the U.S. population will be 65 or older. Many of them will begin to move into smaller homes, assisted living or retirement villages. While married or raising children, the estates were large enough for multiple rooms of fine furniture,...

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What is a community property trust?

Property ownership is never as simple as who signed the check or who holds the deed. Marital property is especially complex when joint owners become sole owners through the death of a spouse. When ownership changes hands, there are bureaucratic inefficiencies and tax...

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