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Jesse Holbert Little

Jesse Little’s Legal Guides

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  • Should You Convert Your Traditional IRA to a Roth IRA in 2010?

    Effective for tax years beginning after 2009, Congress has removed the adjusted gross income-based restrictions on conversions from a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA. This will allow individuals with balances in a pension plan or an IRA to transfer those amounts to a Roth IRA, notw...

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  • How to Deduct the Cost and Expenses Relating to Your Business Use Car or Truck

    Determine Which Expenses are Personal and Which are Business Use. All of the expenses must be allocated between business use and nondeductible personal use. Use of an automobile for commuting to and

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  • How to Understand the 2010 Estate Tax Law Changes

    Understand the History The "repeal" of the federal estate tax in 2010 is one step in a larger scheme enacted by Congress in 2001 which gradually increased the estate tax and generation skipping trans

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  • How to Decide If a Revocable Living Trust is Right for You

    Consider the Possibility of Your Incapacity at Some Point in the Future The first major benefit achieved by creating a revocable living trust is the establishment of a mechanism to provide for your i

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  • How to Know Whether You Need a Durable Power of Attorney

    Understand the Issues Creating a durable power of attorney ensures that someone you trust (usually called your "agent" or your "attorney-in-fact") will be on hand to manage the many financial tasks t

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  • How to Address Estate Planning and Remarriage: Special Concerns the Second Time Around

    Address emotional concerns so that estate planning issues may be resolved Despite the importance of addressing the estate planning needs and concerns of a remarrying couple, the issues are often avoi

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