September 24, 2019

    This is the second post of the two-part blog series in determining your final resting place.  Washington recently passes two laws regarding the options for disposition of remains, which will become effective May 1, 2020. This post will cover the current options and tho...

    September 17, 2019

    Estate planning is more than determining how your assets will be distributed and tax planning. Estate planning also involves having conversations with your loved ones regarding your wishes and desires. This includes knowing options and having conversations about your f...

    January 10, 2019

    2019 Estate Tax Exemption Amounts. Federal Estate tax Exemption amount. Washington State Tax Exemption Amounts. What is estate tax? How is estate tax calculated?

    January 11, 2018

    Washington's updated power of attorney statue one year later

    January 4, 2018

    Happy New Year! After a brief hiatus for the holidays and a very busy end to 2017 here at Leos & Gilkerson, PLLC, we are happy to be back with another estate planning blog post.  

    We have been getting lots of questions about the recent tax reform and how it affects...

    November 16, 2017

    One of the most exciting times in a person’s life is when they get engaged and plan their wedding… the venue, the food, the dress, the rings…yet, most people don’t stop to consider the legal implications of marriage. After all, marriage is a legal contract.  As much as...

    This is the third installment of our “Estate Planning Series”. In case you missed the first two, click the links: Estate Planning Basis and When to Update Your Estate Planning

    Many clients come to us having heard that Washington is a community property state, but not...

    October 27, 2017

    Estate Planning in Washington State. What is estate planning. Do I need a Will or a Trust. When to update estate planning? Estate planning lawyer.

    Estate Planning in Washington State. What is estate planning. Do I need a Will or a Trust. Estate planning lawyer.

    Please reload

    Featured Posts

    An Overview of the New Washington Minimum Wage and Paid Sick Leave Requirements

    October 5, 2017

    Please reload

    Recent Posts