July 21—The unexpected arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic created much disruption for families and businesses alike. Now is the time to ask: What can I do to better prepare my family and our business for the next potential crisis? National Director of Family Legacy Planning Marguerite Weese discusses the importance of taking the time to equip your family with the tools they need to weather the next storm.
Being prepared for whatever comes your way is the best way to protect what you’ve builtNo matter what role you play in owning and running your business—the entrepreneur, the CEO of an established business, or somewhere in between—you may often be so focused on building and growing the business that you’ve forgotten that your most important role is to protect what you’ve already built.
On May 7, Wilmington Trust and wealthmanagement.com hosted an informative webinar on Intentional Inheritance. Our family legacy experts shared their professional advice on how to plan for the successful transfer of your family’s wealth, especially during these turbulent times.
Implement tax-advantaged trust strategies under today’s tax laws.Tax reform created major changes and opportunities for high-net-worth taxpayers, particularly those who are real estate investors and developers.The creation of section 199A brought a new, advantageous deduction to those in the real estate business.From a strategic planning perspective, real estate investors, owners, and developers may want to consider targeted trust strategies.