Estate Tax Attorney in Northern Virginia

Northern Virginia Trusts & Estates Law Firm

If you are seeking estate tax information, guidance or advice, the Northern Virginia based estate tax attorney at Northern Virginia Trusts and Estates can provide the experienced legal counsel you need to make well informed decisions and form a plan to protect your assets.

Estate tax law is a challenging area of the law to navigate for many reasons, but particularly because the rules change regularly.  This has been highlighted by the recent estate tax law changes for 2010. In fact, since 2001 the estate tax regulations have changed almost every year and will likely continue to be in flux over the coming years as well. However, this does not mean that you should ignore estate tax issues or become overwhelmed by them. Instead, turn to Northern Virginia Trusts and Estates for great estate planning advice and guidance at a fair price, no matter how big or small your estate may be.

Estate Tax Basics

Many people think that estate taxes are only important for those who have a particularly large estate, but this is not true! Estate tax planning is a good idea for everyone to ensure that you are making the best choices for your loved ones and your assets.

Here are some things you should know about estate taxes:

  • The value of your estate includes almost every single asset, including life insurance, meaning it may be worth more than you think!
  • Revocable living trusts, a common part of estate planning, will not necessarily exempt your estate from taxation.
  • The current estate tax laws are in place for the next two years. This means that things may change significantly in the not-so-distant future.

Creating a personalized plan

The best way to navigate this area of the law is to work with the experienced staff at Northern Virginia Trusts and Estates. We can help you create an estate tax plan that maximizes the benefits of the current laws to minimize your estate tax liabilities while keeping any eye toward the future so that you will be ready for any future changes to the law.

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For the best in Northern Virginia estate tax planning at prices you can afford, turn to Northern Virginia Trusts and Estates. We have worked with clients to create over 10,000 wills, trusts, and other estate planning documents to ensure their wishes are fulfilled and assets protected over the long term.