Basics of the Farm Divorce

One of the most complex and challenging types of divorces from a financial perspective is a divorce involving a farm. There are three financial categories of farms: (1) the productive farm; (2) the marginal farm; and (3) the hobby farm. The productive farm generates...

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Dog Fright

Dogs can injure persons in numerous ways, not just by biting. A dog can bite, scratch, trip, knock down, or frighten a person, causing damage.

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Homeowners Associations

HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATIONS Real estate developments are increasingly formed as Common Interest Communities in which there is individual ownership of homes combined with shared expenses for repair and maintenance, property management, some utilities, or shared areas....

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Tax Considerations for Your Pet Trust

If you have set up a pet trust for the care of your pets after you are    no longer able to care for them, or if you are interested in doing so,  you may want to consider the following information regarding the  taxation of this type of trust. There are a few types of...

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I Want a Pet Trust, but How Do I Fund It?

When making your estate plan, you may wonder how you will ensure your beloved pets are taken care of after you’re gone. With a pet trust, you can designate money to be used for the benefit of your pets, so that a chosen caregiver is not burdened with your pets’...

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