Tracing Assets and Income in Divorce

The exercise of tracing where the money came from is fundamental to a proper characterization and division of the community estate in a divorce. Spouses often commingle and use their separate and community property funds interchangeably with little thought to the consequences of their laissez-fare attitude. People who once paid no attention will demand accountability

Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts in Divorce

Life insurance plays a very important part in many estate plans, but proper ownership or title is critical. Many people are not aware that if you are the owner of a policy on your own life, and in the unfortunate circumstance of your passing, the death benefit is included in your taxable estate. If you