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Elder Law

Special People, Special Trusts: SNT FAQs

People who have loved ones with special needs have heard horror stories about a well-meaning grandparent who left a modest inheritance to a disabled grandchild. The grandchild promptly loses her government benefits and has to struggle to regain them again once the money runs out. …

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Estate Planning

How To Disinherit A Child

“I want to disinherit a child.” Disinheriting family members  – especially children – comes up in estate planning conversations more often than you might think. There can be many reasons for doing so, and, ultimately, it’s your money and you have the right to do …

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Firearms Law

Choose: Concealed Carry License or Medical Marijuana Card

“Can I keep my guns if I have a medical marijuana card in Florida?” “Can I get or keep a Florida concealed carry license if I have a medical marijuana card?” I’ve been getting these questions a lot lately. There seems to be an inclination …

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Estate Planning

The Importance of Funding Your Trust

What exactly does “funding your trust” mean? Well, there are many great reasons for having a revocable living trust as part of your estate plan: controlling the distribution of your assets, avoiding the cost and aggravation of probate, making sure your surviving spouse has sufficient …

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Estate Planning

Why Have a Gun Trust?

On July 13, 2016, the ATF changed the Rules that had been in place for decades regarding the transfers of NFA/Title II weapons. The new Rules eliminated the requirement that a chief law enforcement officer (CLEO) sign off on an individual’s ATF application before it …

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Estate Planning

Here’s Why You Need Estate Planning

No matter what line of work you are in, estate planning has facets that apply to everyone, and it comes down to documenting wishes and avoiding probate and unnecessary taxes. Too many people put it off, but, in general, the sooner you do it, the better.

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Estate Planning

ATF Changes NFA Rules Under Cover of Darkness

Last night, while most of the media were sleeping, the ATF changed NFA rules that have been in force since 1934, and issued its final ruling on its proposal (41-P) to close the so-called “gun trust loophole.” As originally proposed, the ATF would make transfers …

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You wonder whether your granddaughter will think of you fondly when you’re not around anymore.

You want to make sure someone will love and care for your dog, horse, or parrot when you can’t.

Your spouse doesn’t share your love for guns, and you fear your collection could be sold for almost nothing – or even destroyed – instead of being passed on to your children or others who share your passion.

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