If you have a residence outside of Illinois, you’re probably aware that the state laws surrounding wills and estate plans can be markedly different. If you have a family home in nearby Gary, Indiana, or frequently travel north to Wisconsin, which state law takes precedence if you die … [Read more...] about The “New Illinois Trust Code” For 2020
One of the most popular options for estate planning in Illinois is a charitable trust, where an individual donates and transfers valuable assets to a charity to “hold” until the owner’s passing. You still “own” your property as an appointed trustee, or you can appoint someone else to do it. … [Read more...] about Do Charitable Trusts Pay Capital Gains Taxes?