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The New Portability and Disclaimer Trusts

The Tax Relief Act of 2010 provides for a $5 million exemption (indexed for inflation in 2012) per person from federal estate and gift taxes, and a top tax rate of 35%. In addition, the unused portion of the estate tax exemption of the first spouse to die may be transferred to the surviving spouse (so-called “portability”).

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Disclaimer Trusts

With fewer married couples having taxable estates, learn how a disclaimer trust may provide greater flexibility over the typical “reduced-to-zero” marital deduction formula.

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"Surviving Divorce: What To Think About To Ensure Surviving Divorce"

... divorce can be a valid fear if you're ... getting a divorce. In order to ensure ... divorce, you should first ... that your divorce decision ... be taken lightly

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Overview of Spousal Maintenance Awards in Divorce and Legal Separation

Alimony and spousal maintenance has come a long way since traditional marriages. Learn more about how alimony laws have progressed. Contact a Phoenix divorce attorney from the Law Offices of Scott David Stewart at (602)548-3400 to learn more about your legal options.

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Financial Planning Considerations For a Surviving Spouse

Most people delay dealing with estate planning issues as long as they possibly can. Unfortunately, when the times comes, survivors will have to make important financial, investment, and legal decisions for which they may not be prepared.

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Estate Planning - Protecting Your Spouse.

Over views courses of action that can be considered in estate planning to advance the protection of a surviving spouse above and beyound joint tenancy laws.

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The Greatest Misunderstanding In Every Struggling Marriage...and What You Can Do About It

When marriages fall apart, it is greatly caused by two people who are not meeting each other's needs. In fact, it would be safe to say that often times, couples are speaking entirely different "Love Languages". Keep reading to discover which of the 5 languages you might be overlooking...

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How To Get Your Spouse Visa Approval?

If you are considering applying for spouse visa in the UK, it is important to know and understand the spouse visa application requirements.

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New Rule Affords Interim Relief for Widows of U.S. Citizens

We Help You Find The Right Immigration Lawyer In Oklahoma City By Matching Your Subject With Our Carefully Selected Expert Lawyers

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Rule 2 for Saving Your Marriage

Begging and pleading often create even deeper issues when a marriage crisis is announced. Don't ruin your chances by reacting in unhelpful ways. Learn better ways to save your marriage.

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Divorce Is Not The Answer: Secrets Of Blissful Relationships

Divorce is the easy answer, the weak person's way out of a marriage on the rocks. But it is rarely the right solution.

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Signs of A Cheating Spouse: Following Your Intuition

Tips on how to Evaluate Your Married Life with A Cheating Spouse

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Oklahoma City Divorce - Where To File The Divorce

You and your spouse are at the point where you have made several unsuccessful attempts to repair the marriage. At this point in time, your spouse has moved out and you are seeing your children every other weekend. At this point in time, you are prepared to accept the inevitable…it is time to move forward with a divorce...

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Divorce - How To Maintain Civility With Your Spouse

Maintaining civility with your spouse is important. All that is required on your part to ensure that this happens is a little know how and effort...

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How Divorce Works

A step by step look at the divorce process.

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