Feel free to browse our posts about various issues surrounding the current state of trust planning and management. Here, you will find in depth analysis of high profile topics from the team that leads HopeTrust, as well as summaries of recent developments in the field.
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A New Way to Save for People with Disabilities
In 2014, congress authorized a new savings option for people with disabilities. These new savings options, called ABLE accounts, began rolling out in 2016 and are already making a positive impact for account holders. Prior to the authorization of ABLE accounts, individuals with disabilities could not save money without the risk of losing their benefits […]
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Trustees’ Distribution Risk: Getting to Know You
Trustees’ Distribution Risk: Getting to Know You By: Russell J. Fishkind, Esq. New Jersey State Bar Association Mid-Year Conference November 9, 2018 Clients engaged in estate planning generally seek to pass their wealth tax-efficiently to those they love with the hope that the executed estate planning documents will affect their intentions. To the extent trusts […]