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Irrevocable Trusts & Their Uses

Do you know someone who has a child with special needs, such as down syndrome or autism? They may need to consider the creation of an irrevocable trust to protect that child. It allows an individual to make sure a person with special needs is provided for beyond...

Planning for Estate Tax Changes

Federal Estate Tax As of October 2020, if you pass away with an estate worth more than eleven million, five-hundred and eighty thousand dollars ($11,580,000) you will have to pay federal estate tax. But this high number may be cut in half after the 2020 Presidential...

Knowing the Basics of Contracts in California

Without even knowing it, you encounter contracts on an everyday basis. Just think about the terms of service language you agreed to on your phone when downloading a mobile application, or when you created your Facebook account. Those agreements are all contracts. Many...

California Mask Requirements

We have received many questions about the Governor’s new requirements for masks.  Here is a summary of the guidance from CDPH. The California Department of Public Health issued the following requirements for all Californians on June 18, 2020.  It affects everyone in...