I’m Ken Nance. I’m an elder law and estate planning attorney. I was born and raised... more
I’m Ken Nance. I’m an elder law and estate planning attorney. I was born and raised right here in southeastern North Carolina. I’d like to tell you my story about how I found myself practicing this rewarding profession. It all started with a phone call from my parents. They were growing very concerned over the mental health of my grandmother. She was forgetting our birthdays, getting lo... view profile
Rick E. Graves JD, Master of Taxation, CFP®, Board Certified Specialist in Estate... more
Rick E. Graves JD, Master of Taxation, CFP®, Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning and Probate Law Major Practice Areas: Estate planning, trusts, asset protection, taxation, generation skipping transactions, and taxation of, and planning with, IRAs and Qualified Plans. Admitted:US Tax CourtFederal Court: Eastern District of NC Licenses and Certifications:North Carolina State Bar (19... view profile
"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.