Why Create A Will in America? To Protect Your Family and Assets
Let’s face it–no one wants to think about their own death, but it can be a huge mistake not to. If you own property or financial assets, the importance of creating a last will and testament cannot be overstated.
Don’t rely upon local laws and regulations to ensure that your property, assets, or other belongings are passed down correctly–instead, contact Bukh Global for help drawing up your will to avoid the conflict that might come after your death. Inheritance law, especially in the United States, can be difficult to understand, so it’s vital that you contact a legal professional to create a will for you so that there are no questions after you are gone.
Because a will must be signed in the presence of witnesses and must not occur under duress, it is a legal document that must be honored. Any disputes of the process will proceed into probate law, something you want to avoid for your family at all costs.
It’s not uncommon to hear stories of families being torn apart when contesting the contents of a badly-written will or when there is no will at all, and obviously you want to avoid this type of conflict when it comes time for you to pass. Owning multiple properties in the US can make this process even harder, as the overlapping of state laws may not always work out in your favor.
This is why it’s important to find someone who will be able to foresee these problems and solve them even before they can occur–like the team at Bukh Global.
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Arkady Bukh and his team have a long track record of representing international clients in American courts. Contact us for an assessment of your case.
Legal Problems A Will Can Protect Against
As a business and/or property owner, you obviously would like to leave your legacy in the hands of those who you can trust–and not leave it to those distant relatives who always eyed you greedily. When it comes to safeguarding your assets after your death, there are a few different types of issues that Bukh Global specializes in helping out clients with.
For example, some of the issues that we can iron out in advance include:
- Disruptions to your US-based business
- Passing on your residential properties/landlord responsibilities
- Inheritance and property taxes (especially in the United States, as this can get complicated between states)
- Taking care of your relatives for the future with property or assets
- Writing out unwelcome or irresponsible relatives
- Preparing a trust for your descendants/children
Bukh Global Partners: Expertise in Will Writing in US
It’s easy to find a law firm that will prepare a will for you–but it’s not so easy to choose a firm that will weigh all of the important factors before doing so, such as the laws that must be followed after your death. While we would never try to infringe upon your last wishes, we also do have the expertise to guide you in the right direction when it comes to building the best will for you and your loved ones.
Call us today to schedule your appointment and we will do our best to help you prepare for the inevitable.