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Having A Blended Family Can Complicate Estate Planning

Some people in Los Angeles find love a second time and get married a second time. This can lead to a blended family with stepchildren and stepparents. Many blended families can co-exist successfully but when it comes to¬†estate planning, failing to clearly express your wishes can lead to unintended results under California law, such as …. Read More

QTIP Trusts Useful For Estate Planning With Blended Families

When most of us think of QTIPs we may think of cleaning in small spaces. When an estate planning professional thinks of QTIPs he or she would be thinking of a qualified terminable interest property trust. A QTIP is a special type of trust that is highly useful during estate planning, particularly for the blended …. Read More