Monthly Archives: February 2016

Death & Taxes

  Benjamin Franklin once said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” As April 15th draws near, the law offices of Provence Messervy and the CPA firm of Jarrard, Nowell & Russell often … Continue reading

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Assets that are not required to go through probate are commonly referred to as “non-probate assets.” This term causes significant confusion amongst our clients and readers. This term simply refers to any assets which transfer automatically at the time of … Continue reading

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