Effective estate management enables you to manage your affairs during your lifetime and control the distribution of your wealth after death. An effective estate strategy can spell out your healthcare wishes and ensure that they're carried out – even if you are unable to communicate. It can even designate someone to manage your financial affairs should you be unable to do so.
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How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Estate Management 101
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
A Brief History of Estate Taxes
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Do You Feel Lucky?
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.