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Category Archives: Estate Planning

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Florida Estate Planning: Safeguard your Digital Assets with a Prenuptial Agreement

By Larry E. Bray, P.A. |

Digital assets are unlike the other assets that you include in your will or trust. Some people forget even to address them, which can be a huge mistake. Knowing how your digital assets will be treated upon your death (or even divorce) can help you better understand what can happen. If you are getting… Read More »

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Frequently Asked Questions About Florida Living Trusts

By Larry E. Bray, P.A. |

A living trust is a legal agreement that you make to keep your assets until you become incapacitated or pass away. When that time comes, your appointed trustee will handle your assets and disperse them to your chosen beneficiaries. There are numerous benefits to a living trust, including that you can still use your… Read More »

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What a West Palm Beach Will Won’t Do for You

By Larry E. Bray, P.A. |

Wills are a useful and vital tool in estate planning. However, some people don’t realize that wills won’t accomplish everything you want when it comes to your assets. That is one reason why retaining an experienced West Palm Beach estate planning attorney is so important. At the Law Offices of Larry E. Bray, P.A.,… Read More »

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West Palm Beach Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples

By Larry E. Bray, P.A. |

If you aren’t married, but you have a life partner, estate planning becomes even more critical. Otherwise, neither of you will inherit anything from each other under the intestate succession laws in Florida, nor will you have any say in your partner’s end-of-life medical choices and care. Intestate succession laws determine where property goes… Read More »

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Florida Estate Planning and End of Life Decisions

By Larry E. Bray, P.A. |

Estate planning goes beyond preparing a will and deciding how you want your physical assets to be distributed. You may have a preference in mind for specific arrangements once you pass away. Do you have something in mind with regard to a funeral or memorial service? Do you want to donate any of your… Read More »

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Essential Basics to Know Before Setting Up a Florida Trust

By Larry E. Bray, P.A. |

Trusts can be a powerful tool in your Florida estate plan. Many people assume trusts are just for the ultra-wealthy. That couldn’t be further from the truth. Trusts are created as a way to allow your money to be useful after you pass away. You’ll find there are multiple kinds of trusts, and they… Read More »

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What to Know About Estate Taxes and Your Florida Estate Plan

By Larry E. Bray, P.A. |

The government levies estate taxes on property you transfer to someone else upon your death. However, these taxes do not apply to every transfer. For your estate to be taxed, your assets must meet a certain value threshold. Although most estates may not be subject to estate taxes, it’s crucial to know what they… Read More »

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Top 5 Reasons to Hire an Estate Planning Attorney in Boca Raton

By Larry E. Bray, P.A. |

Estate planning is a serious legal process, but many people try to handle it on their own. However, if you make one mistake or don’t have all the signatures in place, you can inadvertently invalidate your documents. And, since most estate planning documents don’t come into effect until after you pass away or become… Read More »

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What Is a Special Needs Trust in Florida Estate Planning?

By Larry E. Bray, P.A. |

When you have a family member with special needs, keeping your estate plan up to date is crucial. Many special needs children will be financially dependent on their families for the rest of their lives. It’s imperative to have a long-term plan in place that addresses this and will protect this person’s long-term financial… Read More »

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4 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Drafting a Boca Raton Will

By Larry E. Bray, P.A. |

Drafting a will is one of the most important documents you will create in your lifetime. You need to get it right, or it could create headaches for your loved ones when you die. By properly planning and drafting your will, you can make sure it will hold up during a Florida probate administration… Read More »

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