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These areas can often times be major issues if not addressed properly and significantly. You may work hard your entire life, taking care of your family and other fiduciary responsibilities, and build up a comfortable retirement with an impeccable strategy, only to watch it unravel in the matter of a few months due to unexpected events or various legal matters.
Legal professionals are usually the last people we think of when it comes to retirement planning however, a proper plan should be well-rounded and protected from all sides - especially from a legal standpoint. The problem most people encounter while trying to work together with a financial professional and a lawyer is that they often see things from different points of view therefore; they usually end up working in contrast with one another and ultimately the client loses as a result.
This creates continuity within the estate plan as all parties involved are on the same page to serve the clients needs and goals. We are able to maximize the value of a client's estate and eliminate any uncertainties over its distribution upon passing. We will build a unique and comprehensive estate plan; avoiding probate, qualifying to receive government funded policy, minimizing tax liabilities and ensuring the estate will be passed on to the intended beneficiaries. We also specialize in drafting and implementation of various legal document assigned to meet your specific needs. Whether it's a standard last will and testament, financial power of attorney, healthcare power of attorney, living will, a revocable living trust, or more unique trust instruments designed to shield you from creditors and minimize taxes,
commonwealth legal services can help.