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Changing an Irrevocable Trust Through Trust Decanting

Michael Kling  |  March 11, 2014

When you established your irrevocable trust, the purpose was to guarantee your wishes were carried out even if your beneficiaries did not fully appreciate the terms you selected for the trust. There are times, however, when changed circumstances mean your well-planned tru...

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Probate v. Non-Probate Assets: What Is the Difference?

Michael Kling  |  February 27, 2014

You may have heard a wide variety of advice about probate in Nevada and how to use your estate planning to avoid being subject to the probate process. Generally, a good way to avoid the probate process is by using a Trust. It is not the only way, however. Thus, when plann...

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Don’t Let Your Estate Plan Waste Away on the Shelf

Michael Kling  |  January 16, 2014

Do you already have an estate plan? Has that estate plan been sitting on the shelf for a number of years? If so, it may be time for a review so your planning is not derailed by your evolving life or by the ever-changing tax laws. Consider these reasons for dusting off you...

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Why You Need an Estate Plan

Michael Kling  |  December 18, 2013

At Kling Law Offices, we focus on estate planning and are often asked what happens without an estate plan. The easy answer is that, by default, the state of Nevada has an estate plan for you. If, however, you want to make choices about distributing your belongings and ass...

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