Estate Lawyer
Joanna Ringrose

Will and Estate Planning

Estate planning is a process.

It provides for the accumulation, management and preservation of assets during your lifetime and a plan for the distribution of those assets at the time of your death. It can help minimize the tax burden to your estate and your beneficiaries.

An estate plan needs to be reviewed periodically and in particular, when there has been a change in the circumstances on which the plan was based.

While wills are the most common vehicles used to carry out estate planning, other planning tools and techniques include:

Ever wonder what happens if you die without a will?

Die Without a will in Canada

(Important note: These comments and all comments on this website are provided for general information purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. The reader should seek and specifically retain an estates lawyer before acting on this information.)  

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