IRA Conversions To Roth Have Been Popular / Georgia

On behalf ESTATE PLANNING LAW GROUP OF GEORGIA, James M. Miskell P.C. posted in estate planning on Friday, January 17, 2014. Congress dangled an incentive for high-income Americans to convert their tax-deferred individual retirement accounts into post-tax plans. Their response was overwhelming. Conversions from regular IRAs to Roth retirement accounts increased more than nine times in 2010, rising to…

Is A Prenup Right For You? / Georgia

On behalf ESTATE PLANNING LAW GROUP OF GEORGIA, James M. Miskell P.C. posted in estate planning on Friday, December 27, 2013. Prenups are designed to protect assets brought into the marriage, and if you don’t have any yet, don’t feel as if you’re doing something wrong by not asking your partner for a prenup. Prenuptial agreements – prenups –…

Inheritance Planning – What Should You Tell Your Kids / Georgia

On behalf ESTATE PLANNING LAW GROUP OF GEORGIA, James M. Miskell P.C. posted in estate planning on Thursday, December 26, 2013. While having [estate planning] conversations takes a lot of courage, families that speak freely about these delicate issues can avoid problems down the line. Just getting yourself to think about your estate, let alone put together an estate…

Survivorship Insurance – Making A Comeback / Georgia

On behalf ESTATE PLANNING LAW GROUP OF GEORGIA, James M. Miskell P.C. posted in estate planning on Tuesday, December 24, 2013. Some wealthy people are taking another look at survivorship insurance. The relatively obscure product, also known as “second-to die” insurance, insures two lives, usually spouses, with one policy. Where there is a risk and an attending financial exposure…