TINA TURNER DIED AND HER LEGACY LIVES ON, WHO WILL INHERIT HER $250 MILLION DOLLAR ESTATE ?
On May 24, 2023, Tina Turner, the music legend died after enduring a long illness. Tina lived by her own rules and set the world on fire with her heartfelt music. At the time of her death, her estimated net worth was $250 million dollars.
DID TINA TURNER DO ESTATE PLANNING?
Yes, Tina Turner did estate planning and wanted to avoid family feuds. Before her death, Tina sold her music catalog to BMG $50 million, a collection that included “What’s Love Got To Do With It” and “The Best.” She completed her estate plan in 2021, when she knew the end was near from her long battle with cancer.
WHO ARE TINA TURNER’S LOVED ONES?
Sadly, her two biological sons both predeceased Tina; one died from suicide and the other from colon cancer. While married to Ike Turner, Tina adopted Ike’s two sons, yet has been estranged from them for over twenty years. Tina is survived by her husband of 10 years Erwin Bach, a German music executive, who she was with for 27 years before they married.
WHAT WILL HAPPEN TO TINA TURNER’S REAL ESTATE?
Tina and Bach owned two lavish residences. A mansion in Nice, France was the first property purchased as a couple. In 2021 in Switzerland, after becoming Swiss citizens, the couple purchased a ten-building estate valued at $76 million, Swiss law prohibits purchasing real estate by non-citizens. This estate is complicated by the worldwide assets and the estranged relationships. Regardless, Tina Turner will always be remembered for her music and her style.
HOW CAN I GET STARTED WITH AN ATTORNEY FOR MY ESTATE PLANNING, PROBATE, OR TRUST MATTER IN MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA?
The first step to begin your planning is to contact an attorney who is both knowledgeable and compassionate. Have a list of questions ready and some facts so you are ready to begin the process. Schedule the initial phone-call and if that goes well, move on to the in-person meeting. Live meetings are best over video, but the circumstances may require another option.
As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Probate Attorney in Miami Beach, Florida with over twenty-seven years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with knowledge and sensitivity. I am familiar and comfortable with both the Miami-Dade probate court system and Broward County probate court and know how to get things done. Additionally, because I do both estate planning and probate law, I am familiar with the challenges of each and provide my clients with additional protections. Call or email me today to discuss your Miami Beach, Florida Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Miami-Dade County, Florida Probate matters. I am happy to help you and your loved ones during this important process.