Estate Planning for Blended Families

Remarriage is on the rise in the United States; close to 42 million Americans have been married more than one time. This figure is almost double the amount reported in 1980. Estate planning is an important planning tool for everyone, but it can be especially useful in addressing specific concerns that exist in a blended […]

5 Estate Planning Questions To Ask Yourself Each Year

It can be amazing how much things can change in a year. Your financial situation, your family situation, your objectives in life – they can all be dramatically altered with the passing of just 52 weeks. Therefore it’s important to keep tabs on whether or not your estate planning documents fit your current situation – […]

Do You Suffer from EP?

A recent survey by CNBC reveals that there is a new condition sweeping over one-third of Americans with $1 million or more in assets. The short name is ‘EP’ and the effects can be pain, confusion, and family trauma. There is no prescription pill to cure EP, and a doctor can’t help. But a visit […]

Nothing Is Certain but Death and Taxes

Benjamin Franklin famously said, “Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in the world nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes.” No truer sentiment has ever been uttered. Which is why France Law Firm has filled its halls with the most experienced tax and estate […]