January 12, 2021, GEM 30 — Today’s historically high estate and gift tax exemption amounts ($11.7 million per person or $23.4 million per couple) are set to sunset at the end of 2025, or possibly sooner under a Biden administration.
December 22, 2020, GEM 29 — Over this past year, many families have grappled with topics from the pandemic to politics, perhaps disrupting family harmony. With the uneasiness that 2020 presented, has your family defined a concise purpose for the new year that drives goals? In today’s podcast, Family Legacy Advisor Jerry Inglet discusses both the importance of establishing your family’s purpose for 2021 and how to supplement it with the development and use of a family motto.
December 15, 2020, GEM 28 — For blended families, complex estate planning issues often arise as you try to balance the needs of your current spouse with those of your children. It is important to have proper documents in place if you want control over how your assets will be distributed upon your death.