Estate Planning and Administration
Piersall Law Firm handles a wide variety of services for clients in the areas of planning and administration of trusts and estates. We advise clients on income and estate taxes, gift taxes and generation-skipping taxes. In addition, we assist in planning with respect to unique assets, such as closely held businesses, partnerships, real estate and life insurance.
As part of the planning process, we frequently give advice regarding charitable trusts and foundations, marital and charitable deductions, QTIP Trust and the various methods of qualifying for these options. Planning also involves drafting of wills, trusts, antenuptial agreements, health care directives, powers of attorney and retirement benefits planning.
Preparation of trusts includes revocable and irrevocable trusts. Irrevocable trusts include charitable remainder trusts and charitable term trusts, insurance trusts, and generation-skipping trusts.
We handle all stages of the real estate transaction process from document drafting and review to negotiation. We represent everyone from experienced real estate developers to first-time homebuyers.
We can assist clients in all stages of the real estate transaction from preparing the offer to performing the closing. We can also assist clients who are selling their homes For Sale By Owner (FSBO).
Piersall Law Firm also prepares federal and state, individual and corporate income tax returns. Our lawyers can assist you with dealing with the IRS including audits, non-filed returns, and settlement agreements.