Santa Rosa Estate Planning Attorney
Planning for your future can seem overwhelming, but it is important to protect your family and loved ones. One of the major aspects of estate planning is determining how your property will be passed down to your heirs and beneficiaries. Our Santa Rosa estate planning lawyer can also help you name an executor to honor your last wishes and a guardian to care for minor children.
Attorney Eric S. Gullotta talks estate planning on the Patti Gribow Show.
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Personalized, Comprehensive Plans
Each one of our clients has a unique family, different assets, and individual wishes for the future. At The Law Office of Eric S. Gullotta, we want them to be involved in planning for their future, so that we are able to tailor their plans to meet their needs. Clients come to the firm and tell Attorney Eric Gullotta and our helpful staff their desires for their loved ones and property. Our legal team then creates the appropriate legal documents, including wills and trusts, to ensure that their last wishes are honored. Do you think it's difficult to focus on planning for the future when you are watching the clock? We want clients to be able to actively participate without worrying about their fees, which is why we charge a flat fee for our estate planning services. Our goal is to create comprehensive estate plans while eliminating unnecessary fees and expenses.
Plan for Yourself
In addition to planning for your loved ones, estate planning is about protecting yourself. Our team can help you protect your assets from civil judgments through the California Homestead exemption, trusts, and other strategies. Protecting your assets now can help ensure that you have enough assets to live on and can leave a proper inheritance to your loved ones. Planning for disability can help you receive the medical care you desire, ensure your assets are properly managed and free your family from making difficult decisions on your behalf. Through the use of
advance health care directives and
powers of attorney, we can help you plan for your own future while protecting your family.
Assistance for Executors and Administrators During Probate: Speak with our Santa Rosa probate lawyer now!
Losing a loved one is difficult, and attempting to administer his or her estate while you are still grieving can make probate even more challenging. The probate process can be complex and require a lot of paperwork, but our legal team can walk you through the probate process and provide you with excellent counsel and advice about your options. We can help you determine probate property, notify creditors, and advise you on how to pay debts and taxes with estate assets.
Seek the Assistance of a Santa Rosa Estate Planning Lawyer
Our Santa Rosa estate planning attorney has 15 years of experience as a CPA and a master's degree in taxation. While some attorneys may miss tax issues, Attorney Eric S. Gullotta can find them and help ensure that you are not negatively affected. If you are currently serving as the executor or administrator for an estate, we can advise you on how to receive a tax ID number for the estate and pay the taxes. We are also prepared to help you avoid or reduce
estate taxes if you own significant property.
Estate planning and probate matters require knowledgeable assistance; we can provide that to you and your loved ones. Our firm offers
free case evaluations to help potential clients in Sonoma County learn more about their estate planning options. For more information about our fixed fee estate planning services or client-centered approach,
contact a Santa Rosa estate planning attorney at The Law Office of Eric S. Gullotta today!