Christopher B Johnson Attorney At Law

CHRISTOPHER B. JOHNSON
ATTORNEY AT LAW
(888) 838-8771

11
OCT
2016
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New Regulations May Limit How the Wealthy Can Lower Their Estate and Gift Taxes

The federal estate and gift taxes affect only a small percentage of citizens, but, for those that are affected, the 40% tax rate on both estate and gift transfers over a certain is significant to say the least. For decades, wealthy individuals holding significant business...
03
MAY
2016
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The Factors in Proving Undue Influence in Probate

Many a soap opera storyline or tabloid headline has been built around the idea that a wealthy individual falls prey to a scheming outsider just before his or her death, and that outsider – whether it be an employee, a nurse, a lover, an estranged family member, or outright...
26
FEB
2015
Inheritance Attorney: Property Inheritance Disagreements

(In)Famous Property Inheritance Disagreements: Lessons Learned the Hard Way

  Michael Jackson’s Failed Trust Michael Jackson created a family trust, but he either forgot or was not advised to transfer his assets into the trust! A startling number of trusts are created and then left unfunded, which destroys the purpose of the trust and usually leads...