Attorney Joseph Balmer looks at how homeowners going through a divorce can use a “short sale” to avoid foreclosure litigation on their homes and a crippled credit rating.
Joseph Balmer, head of the Probate and Estate PLanning department, looks at how the recent repeal of the Federal Estate Tax could effect couples’ estate plans, particularly second marriages.
Probate Attorney Joseph Balmer offers simple tax tips that can keep taxes as low as possible.
Attorney Joseph Balmer looks at an important tool in estate planning called the QTIP Trust (Qualified Terminal Interest Property Trust) that make provisions upon death of of the surviving spouse.
Joseph Balmer examines post-divorce estate planning and explains why it should be avoided according to recent surveys supporting this practice.