Creating A Will As A Part Of Your Estate Plan

If you are considering getting a will or building or adding to your existing estate plan, you should talk to an attorney. Joseph N. Yamaner and Associates, in Rego Park serves Queens, Forest Hills and other New York communities. Our attorneys can help you with all your needs.

Call us for a consultation at 833-660-4746.

What Is A Will?

A will is an estate planning document that directs how an individual’s estate will be distributed upon his or her death. A will designates how and to whom property is to be distributed, as well as other preferences to be carried out upon an individual’s death.

What Happens When Someone Dies Without A Will?

When an individual dies without a will, the state takes on the duty of distributing his or her estate. This is known as dying “intestate.” The process of administering an estate when the deceased did not have a will can be complex and difficult for family members, as they have little or no control over the proceedings.

When someone dies without a will and there are no immediate family members, the aunts, uncles and cousins may be the beneficiaries. Find out more about kinship.

Creating A Will Doesn’t Have To Be Hard

Creating a will is a task that is easy to put off. People come up with all types of excuses to delay creating a will. But it does not have to be a dreaded process. When you work with an experienced estate planning lawyer, the process can be swift and painless.

The attorneys at Joseph N. Yamaner and Associates can help you create a will that is specific to your needs, goals for the future and hopes for your loved ones. We help people of all ages and from all walks of life:

  • Young, recently married couples
  • Parents after the birth of a child
  • Recently divorced individuals who need to revise an existing estate plan or create a new one
  • Individuals who have lost a spouse or child and need to revise an existing will
  • Individuals who have experienced another change in life circumstances

A will allows an individual to transfer more than $5 million to beneficiaries, and a couple to transfer more than $10 million to beneficiaries while avoiding estate taxes. Talk to an estate planning lawyer for more detailed information.

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Contact Us Today To Learn More About How We Can Help You

Call Joseph N. Yamaner and Associates, at 833-660-4746 today to schedule an initial consultation. We provide in-person consultations and discounted services to all veterans of American wars. We serve clients in Rego Park, throughout Queens, New York and all surrounding areas. Read what our former clients have to say about working with us on our client testimonial page. You may also contact our firm online.