Resolution Reached in Shelby Estate Dispute

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Estate Planning

We like to share information about celebrity estate planning cases that arise from time to time. Sometimes when you hear about a scenario that unfolded surrounding a high-profile individual you get some insight into what...

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Is There an Estate Tax in Connecticut?

By: Jeffrey A. Nirenstein, Vice President

Category: Estate Planning

You should educate yourself about taxation when you are engaged in your estate planning efforts. The transfer taxes that exist can have a significant impact on your financial legacy if you do not take the...

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Consider Freelancing During Retirement

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Retirement Planning

Studies are being released that indicate that the baby boomer generation is to a large extent unprepared for retirement. A 2011 survey conducted by the Associated Press and LifeGoesStrong.com found that upwards of 25% of...

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What Is the Uniform Probate Code?

By: Jeffrey A. Nirenstein, Vice President

Category: Probate

The probate process is something that you should understand when you are making estate planning decisions. This process would come into play if you use a last will to direct the transfer of your personally...

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