29th Mar 2017
One of things you should think about when it comes to estate planning is the need for a living trust. However, you need to understand the key differences between a standard will and a living trust. A living trust is … more
12th May 2015
Trusts avoid probate, thus bypassing the court and often resulting in shorter periods of administration. Trusts often are significantly less expensive to administer than probate estates. Trusts provide for management of your assets during lifetime if you become incapacitated. This … more
11th Nov 2014
Although California has eliminated the death tax for descendants of those died after 2014, you need to know how to protect your estate from being drastically reduced by federal estate taxes. This means you still need to take steps to … more
Discussion of various considerations to make in Estate Planning.
30th Oct 2014
Making plans for your estate is one of the most helpful things you can do for your loved ones to prepare for a disability or death. Having a plan in place to take care of your financial and medical affairs … more
19th Oct 2014
Discussion of Debt Inheritance by Tompkins Law.
11th Oct 2014
Dwight Edward Tompkins,Estate Planning Lawyerin Orange County, California.
7th Sep 2014
Presented by Estate Planning Attorney,Dwight Edward Tompkins,Orange, California
20th Mar 2014
Here are five reasons you need a living trust:1. Your assets will go directly to your beneficiaries — bypassing the lengthy and expensive probate process, especially here in California. 2. A trust is private and will not become public record … more
27th Jul 2013
Benjamin Franklin once said: “There are two things that are certain in life: Death and taxes.” Yes, both of these are certain. But because these two are certain to happen, then that only means you should do your estate planning … more