Retirement Accounts: Benefits of Burden

Estate Planning for tax-deferred plans Retirement accounts come in many different forms and are available to nearly every employee.  Some retirement plans are known as “qualified plans,” the most common being employer sponsored 401(k) plans, profit sharing plans, defined benefit plans, and employee stock ownership plans[i]. Other retirement options include qualified annuity plans, tax sheltered …

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A last will vs. pre-nuptual

LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT V. PRE-NUPTIAL AGREEMENT- WHICH ONE PREVAILS? Simple Answer: It depends on the language of the documents. Prenuptial/Anti-nuptial Agreements Generally speaking, a Pre-nuptial Agreement is an agreement that is entered into prior to marriage that delineates each person’s property and how that property is to be handled in the marriage and beyond. …

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Montana Wills

Montana’s Uniform Probate Code governs wills throughout the state. Like other states, Montana mandates specific formalities that must be adhered to during the making of a will. Formalities are important procedures that give wills legal effect; without them, a will maker — called a “testator” — could make a will that is contrary to his …

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If you are driving around Montana with the radio on you may hear one of our spots come on. You can listen to them here as well. Wills and Trusts from Tanko Law Office – Kalispell, Montana.   Brian and his wife proudly support Sparrows Nest in Kalispell.   Welcome to The Sparrow’s Nest to Kalispell, …

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