September 29, 2018

“Death” Taxes: What You Need to Know

By Joseph Scorese, Esq.   As of January 2018, the New Jersey estate tax has been abolished  after it was phased out slowly over a period of years. Thus, regardless of the size of an estate, there is no longer a requirement to file a New Jersey estate tax return or pay New Jersey estate READ MORE

September 21, 2018

Probate Process Simplified

Before heirs and beneficiaries can receive their inheritances, a deceased individual’s estate must go through probate. This is the process by which funeral expenses and existing debts are paid off and it involves a complex process that can be made easier by working with estate planning attorneys in North New Jersey. An experienced attorney, such READ MORE

September 15, 2018

How an Attorney Can Help You Prepare Your Will

A Last Will and Testament is a legal declaration that states how you want your real and personal property to pass after you have died. Should you have minor children at the time of your death, a will can also declare who you want your children to live with after you have died and how READ MORE