My son who is 21 and has Autism. I would like to set up a Special Needs Trust for him. Approximately how much would it be to establish a Trust Fund with a lawyer and how long would it take. I want him to have something for when I am no long...
You actually want a supplemental needs trust. We usually set up in two weeks, other lawyers quicker or slower.See question
I would like to know if the 5% commission (of the first $200,00) is on bank account assets only or the entire estate value? and should the commission be paid to me before I pay outstanding debts or after debts are paid?
it's paid on the gross probate estate and has a priority over debts.See question
I am the beneficiary in a survivor's trust. I had some issues with the way the trustee (a licensed fiduciary) was handling the trust. I brought those issues to their attention. They corrected some of the issues, but they billed the trust for the t...
if they were clearly wrong, and not just your opinion, they shouldn't charge to fix THEIR mistake.See question
I recently received a check made payable to an estate to which I was/am the executor. The estate is all settled and the account closed. Do I have to open an estate account for this 800.00 check or can I deposit it into my personal account
if you deposit into your personal account that is commingling - are there any other beneficiaries, anyone who is entitled to that money?See question
We found a house we are interested in and are wanting to buy it but we want to gather all the cost and information that we need to get that in motion. So we were looking to see if we can get a rough estimate of how much it would cost to get a Resi...
i'd say estimate the ballpark of between $1k and $2k but you're in the wrong section - i'm going to move thisSee question
Hello I need to figure out how to place my residence in a trust to shield it from the"contemplation of marriage" exception that would still include it in equitable assets if I were to ever get divorced. The title is in my name alone. Please advise...
You can place it in trust after marriage.See question
It takes time to get estate account established with probate, how can bills be paid until that time?
Joint account with decedent, or personal account/credit card until reimbursedSee question
As Administrator of estate refunding bond is signed and done with Surrogate court, tax return final with no taxes due are not filed yet, do we need a waiver to transfer funds to beneficiary and is this estate considered closed now?, should we kee...
I like to keep money on the side for a few months to make sure no surprise tax bills come out of the woodworkSee question
My grandparents where never married and new jersey doesn't have common law marriage. Everything is in my grandmother's name except my grandfather's truck. My grandfather never signed the title over to my grandmother and now the truck is just sitti...
she's not next of kin. i don't see how she can get it. without a will, under administration the next of kin would be his children not her as they weren't married. if the truck is a junker then just get it out of there - if it has value she should reach out to the kids to apply to get the truck.See question
Several years ago a $50,000 revokable trust set up fo me want to know current value. Ask my trustee this question with no positive results. Wells Fargo will not give me any info
revocable, or irrevocable? something doesn't sound right here. you should consult with a local attorney to go over the trust and see what the story is.See question