Wills & Estates
Securing a Will and Testament is a loving act that ensures provision for your children and beneficiaries. Matsunaka & Associates collaborate with you to create a personalized Estate Plan,Will and Testament that protect, preserve, and distribute your assets. We strive to maximize your family and beneficiaries inheritance value by eliminating court costs of probate and decreasing taxes on the inherited estates. Adequate estate planning can prevent undue financial burdens to those you love. We provide legal advice to secure proper inheritance through generations.
Estate planning is an ongoing process to meet the goals and desired arrangements of the disposal and distribution of your assets. Estate planning is a means of maximizing the value of the estate by reducing taxes and other expenses. If your estate is unprotected, probate and tax expenses can reach as high as 40% of the estate’s value.
Estate planning may include the creation of:
- Revocable Living Trusts
- Last Will and Testament / Probate
- Lifetime Gifting
- Joint Ownership
- Beneficiary Designations
- Life Estates
- Funeral Arrangements
- Durable Power of Attorney (POA)
Why choose Matsunaka & Associates
We dedicate ourselves, as your trusted advisor, to to guide you in the creation of crucial living documents. We continue to serve you and your loved ones for the continued protection of your family’s inheritance. It is essential to review and update your living documents for accuracy over time. Your Will and Testament is not only security against issues with probate, but is your last message to your loved ones. It is our mission at Matsunaka & Associates to offer our best guidance to establish a plan for you and your family’s future.