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As Florida Baby Boomers continue to age, there will inevitably be an increase in the amount of deaths in the United States, especially in Florida, where many baby boomers reside. When a loved one dies, regardless of whether or not they have a will, the estate must go through a process called “probate,” with the … Read more

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Many foreign nationals and residents of other states own property in Florida; after all, with the sandy beaches and warm weather, it is an ideal place to visit, do business or retire. When a person passes away while owning property in Florida, then that property and any other assets of the estate that exist in … Read more

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Probate is a process for settling the deceased’s estate; it includes assessing assets, paying off debts, and distributing the remaining assets to the decedent’s beneficiaries. If the decedent’s estate went through foreign probate in another country and the decedent had property or other assets in Florida, then the estate must also go through the probate … Read more

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How Can I Contest a Will?

Posted on March 29, 2013 by Boyer Law Firm, P.L.

Challenging a will is not an easy thing because the court views a will as the last wishes and voice of the decedent. Anyone who may have something to gain from the estate has a right to contest a will, but they must have the grounds to do so. A person may challenge a will … Read more

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Revocable Living Trusts

Posted on December 20, 2012 by Boyer Law Firm, P.L.

A revocable living trust is an artificial entity used as an estate-planning tool that manages your assets during your lifetime and distributes them upon your death. It is called a revocable trust because you may modify or terminate the trust during your lifetime, as long as you are not incapacitated. A trust is setup by … Read more

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Florida Power of Attorney

Posted on December 13, 2012 by Boyer Law Firm, P.L.

A Power of Attorney is a legal document in which a person, the “principal” gives another person, the “agent,” the authority to act on the principal’s behalf in certain circumstances. These circumstances can be narrow or broad, depending on the way the document is written. The Power of Attorney is created to perform almost any … Read more

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Clarity Whether you’re going to buy groceries or hiring an attorney, costs and fees are always a concern. That is why we at Boyer Law Firm insist on a written fee agreement with you, the client. We have hourly, contingency and flat fee rates, and we offer convenient online payments with Visa, MasterCard, and Paypal. … Read more

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Will Executors

Posted on November 12, 2012 by Boyer Law Firm, P.L.

The death of a loved one is always a traumatic event, and as the will executor, making decisions regarding their will and estate can make the process that much more difficult. If you have been appointed as the fiduciary of a will, or a will executor, then you have a legal obligation to settle the deceased’s … Read more

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What Does Probate Mean?

Posted on July 7, 2012 by Boyer Law Firm, P.L.

Probate is a process for gathering the decedent’s assets, paying taxes, claims and expenses and distributing assets to beneficiaries. Florida law establishes two types of probate administration: Formal Administration, and Summary Administration. These two types of probate administrations vary depending on the size of the estate. It is important to contact a Florida probate attorney … Read more

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When your family has just suffered the loss of a loved one it is faced with hard decisions when it is most difficult to make them. Your choice of Boyer Law Firm, PLLC to assist you in settling the estate’s affairs should add clarity, efficiency and peace of mind to the guiding the settlement of … Read more

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