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Reviewing Life Insurance Plan

Life insurance is present in almost every estate plan and serves as a source of support, education-expense coverage, and liquidity to pay death taxes, pay expenses, fund business buy-sell agreements and sometimes to fund retirement plans.

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Drafting Your Own Will

You can easily draft your own will through one of two methods: type it yourself on a computer or typewriter, or create one through an online program. Although handwritten wills are permitted, creating a formal, typed document is less likely to cause trouble.

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What to Know About Tax Audits

If you receive an audit notice from the IRS, hiring a tax professional to represent you is probably the best strategy. However, should you choose to handle an audit yourself, the Taxpayer Bill of Rights allows you to tape record your meetings with an auditor and to adjourn a meeting with an auditor at any time to either consult with ...

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LAW ADVOCACY FAMILY FINANCE

A monthly newsletter providing you insight into the law, finance and family matters (with an occasional dose of humor) from your friends and advocates at DuPont Wealth Solutions and the Law Offices of DuPont and Blumenstiel.

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LAW ADVOCACY FAMILY FINANCE

A monthly newsletter providing your family insight about the law and finance (with an occasional dose of humor) from your friends and advocates at DuPont Wealth Solutions and the Law Offices of DuPont and Blumenstiel. In January we review 2017, talk about what to do in case of a car crash, and Nicaragua, a tourist destination that has something for ...

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Drafting Your Own Will

You can easily draft your own will through one of two methods: type it yourself on a computer or typewriter, or create one through an online program. Although handwritten wills are permitted, creating a formal, typed document is less likely to cause trouble.

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Can a Living Trust Replace Your Will?

When planning your estate, you may consider setting up a revocable living trust. A properly managed revocable living trust can provide unique benefits; however, it does not completely replace a will.

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The law that made Facebook what it is today

CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been hauled in front of Congress to apologize for a data scraping scandal – a scandal that quickly followed an outcry that the site had been exploited by Russia during the 2016 election.

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