Estate Planning

Winston-Salem Estate Planning Lawyers

Helping You Plan for a Brighter Future

Planning Your Estate Based on Your NeedsA thorough estate plan allows you to plan for the future and provide for your loved ones during your lifetime. At Payne & Associates, our Winston-Salem estate planning attorneys carefully consider each client’s needs and goals to prepare an estate plan that is customized to the client.

Give us a call today at (336) 585-8454 to discuss your estate planning needs with our team.

Comprehensive Estate Planning Services

There are many factors to consider when creating an estate plan. In addition to a will, you may want to establish a trust, a durable power of attorney, or a living will to designate people to handle your affairs should you become incapacitated at any time in the future. At Payne & Associates, our Winston-Salem estate planning attorneys can provide valuable legal advice and guidance throughout the process.

Our estate planning services include:

  • Wills
  • Revocable living trusts
  • Irrevocable life insurance trusts
  • Special needs trusts
  • Advance medical directives and living wills
  • Durable powers of attorney
  • Special needs trusts

Every family’s estate is unique, and our attorneys are experienced at handling everything from small estates to large complex situations involving businesses and substantial assets. We can advise you about business succession planning, charitable planning, and planning for disability or incapacity. Our estate planning and family law attorneys have extensive knowledge of state and federal law to provide reliable advice that is tailored to your situation.

Tax Planning & Asset Protection

Tax planning is an essential part of the estate planning process. Our estate planning lawyers in Winston-Salem can inform you of strategies that can minimize your estate, gift, and transfer tax obligations. We take the time to listen to your concerns, assess your needs, and advise you about certain gifting strategies and trusts to accomplish your goals.

When you are ready to start the estate planning process, call (336) 585-8454 for a consultation.

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