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WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A PEACEFUL PROBATE AND A CONTESTED(FIGHTING) PROBATE?

By Ally M. Glaser P.A. | January 21, 2020 | Comments Off on WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A PEACEFUL PROBATE AND A CONTESTED(FIGHTING) PROBATE?

I recently received a call where the adult children were all seeking separate attorneys to handle the Miami probate matter of the death of their parent. Like this one, I receive many calls regarding contested probate cases in both Miami-Dade County and Broward County. I only handle peaceful matters as there are attorneys who specialize […]

DO MORE PEOPLE DIE AT CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS?

By Ally M. Glaser P.A. | January 9, 2020 | Comments Off on DO MORE PEOPLE DIE AT CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS?

 DO MORE PEOPLE DIE AT CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS? I attended two funerals during the holiday week and thought that was rather rare so I looked it up and yes, more people die on Christmas and New Year than other times of year. Both the Washington Post and CNN have related articles regarding this topic. […]

ESTATE PLANNING HELPS SINGLE PARENTS PROTECT THEIR CHILDREN

By Ally M. Glaser P.A. | December 5, 2019 | Comments Off on ESTATE PLANNING HELPS SINGLE PARENTS PROTECT THEIR CHILDREN

CAN ESTATE PLANNING HELP SINGLE PARENTS PROTECT THEIR CHILDREN ? Yes, all parents want to protect their children, but the chances of a couple dying at the same time is rare. Thus, a single parent especially a single parent of a minor child needs estate planning in Miami Beach, Florida more than most people. Even […]

HOW OLD SHOULD I BE TO DO ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH,FL

By Ally M. Glaser P.A. | November 18, 2019 | Comments Off on HOW OLD SHOULD I BE TO DO ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH,FL

HOW OLD SHOULD I BE TO DO ESTATE PLANNING? On October 31st, Halloween night, a mother and her two young children under the age of eight, lost their father and love when he was killed in a terrible accident while riding a scooter on his way to meet his family at a nearby Halloween pizza […]

ESTATE TAXES PART 2- DOES MY STATE HAVE A STATE DEATH TAX? CAN I MOVE MY RESIDENCY TO FLORIDA?

By Ally M. Glaser P.A. | October 30, 2019 | Comments Off on ESTATE TAXES PART 2- DOES MY STATE HAVE A STATE DEATH TAX? CAN I MOVE MY RESIDENCY TO FLORIDA?

ESTATE TAXES PART 2- WHICH STATES HAVE AN ESTATE STATE DEATH TAX? At the time of this writing, there are 13 states with state estate taxes; Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Hawaii and Washington. My last three clients, from Illinois, New York, and Maryland redid […]