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Estate Planning Checklist 2015

Date posted: February 20, 2015

Estate planning is often a confusing topic, and the implications for planning the financial future of your loved one’s after you’ve passed can add emotional stress to the existing mental stress. In an effort to simplify and help you navigate through the legalities behind estate planning, we’ve created this simple, eight part checklist to help […]



Do I Need an Estate Plan?

Date posted: January 13, 2015

The estate planning lawyers at Schwartz, Fang & Keating, P.C. recommend that everyone have an estate plan. Regardless of your marital status, your income, or if you are sick or not, it is important to have an estate plan in place. Effective estate planning is the best way to protect your assets and your family. […]



Estate Tax Changes You’ll See in 2015.

Date posted: December 23, 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, we felt it was important to discuss the changing fiscal environment approaching in 2015, and how it would affect estate taxes and planning. As they regularly do, the IRS released Revenue Procedure 2014-61 just a few weeks ago, and it confirmed some pretty significant changes coming in the next […]



3 Questions To Help You Decide If You Need To Hire a Probate Lawyer

Date posted: December 10, 2014

What You Need to Know About Probate Lawyers One of the things that makes the probate lawyers of Schwartz, Fang, and Keating, P.C. so successful is our honest disclosure of the probate process. Oftentimes people question whether or not it is necessary to hire a probate lawyer. These 3 questions will help you determine whether […]



Why Choose an Elder Law Attorney

Date posted: November 17, 2014

The elder law attorneys at Schwartz, Fang, & Keating, P.C. are able to advocate and guarantee the rights of any individual. If you’re reading this article, chances are you are confronting one of the many challenges and pitfalls encountered by family members of loved ones needing long-term care. As you may have discovered, there is […]