Death Tax in California

Death Tax in California

There is one question on your mind right now: “Do I have to pay death taxes?” I am a probate and estate planning attorney in the Sacramento area and serve clients from the Bay Area to Redding. Today, let’s talk about Death Tax. (Too Long; Didn’t Read? Book a...
Last Will and Testament: Modernized

Last Will and Testament: Modernized

At our Rocklin estate planning law firm we get plenty of calls for a “last will and testament.” But when our clients say that they need a “will,” they usually mean, “I want an estate plan to protect my assets and family when I die.”...

Power of Attorney – A Planning Tool

What, How and When They are Used. One of our most popular blog topics is about the Durable Power of Attorney. For further reading and a link to a downloadable durable power of attorney, visit this page: Signing Credit Cards with Power of Attorney. A power of attorney...

Living Trust Lesson: $80m question

Living Trust Attorneys in Roseville Love Aretha Living Trust Lesson: The Cost to Probate Aretha Franklin’s Estate in California (a hypothetical) Aretha Franklin, beloved American music icon and definitely not an estate attorney, passed away with an estate reportedly...