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May 20, 2022
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Belize Trust: An Offshore Asset Protection Trust

Offshore asset protection trusts are excellent solutions for protecting wealth […]
May 19, 2022
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3 Mistakes To Avoid When Setting Up A Trust For A Child

Have you ever heard the term “trust fund baby?” If […]
May 9, 2022
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What are the best Trust Companies in The Cook Islands?

The Cook Islands is an island nation located in the […]
May 3, 2022
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2022 Legal Update: Covid-19 restrictions are disappearing, but lawsuits are on the rise.

Blake Harris Law has been helping clients deal with the […]
May 2, 2022

How to Protect Your Property from Lawsuits

If you’re like many business owners, you probably need to […]
April 19, 2022

How to Protect Assets from Lawsuits

Asset protection is a field of legal practice that takes […]
April 12, 2022

Intestate Probate

What to do when a parent dies without a will? […]
April 7, 2022
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Steps on How to Find Out If Someone Left You Money

When someone dies, they often leave behind a will—a document […]
April 7, 2022
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What’s The Difference Between A “Living Trust” & “Living Will?”

There seems to be a lot of confusion about the […]
April 7, 2022
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Can You Set Up a Trust without an Attorney

When people think of a trust, they might imagine a […]
April 7, 2022
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Understanding Offshore Trusts: A Way to Protect Your Assets

Those who have an interest in protecting their assets have […]
March 11, 2022

Best Offshore Trust Jurisdictions for Asset Protection

Common Offshore Trust Options for U.S. Persons Jurisdictions Bahamas Belize […]
March 2, 2022

6 Best Asset Protection States

Asset protection is a phrase that gets tossed around quite […]
November 24, 2021

How a Bona Fide Resident of Puerto Rico Can Protect Their Cryptocurrency from Lawsuits and Creditor Claims

Imagine this, Bill Crypto has a passion for digital currency, […]
October 20, 2021
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Are Cook Islands Trusts Safe?

Offshore asset protection trusts may have a bad reputation as […]
August 17, 2021
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Upcoming Regulations For Cryptocurrency

Currently, the cryptocurrency industry can be likened to the Wild […]
July 28, 2021
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Cryptocurrency Legal Status by Country

Learn which countries legalize and illegalize the use of cryptocurrency transactions, what are those countries policies, and their stand on crypto markets.
June 8, 2021
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The Top Nine Cryptocurrency Tax Tips You Should Know

If you’ve begun to invest in cryptocurrency, below are nine helpful cryptocurrency tax tips you can consider baking into your tax strategy.
May 14, 2021
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Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust

All estate plans share one fundamental goal: create a secure […]
April 22, 2021

What is an Offshore Trust?

An Offshore trust is established under the laws of a foreign country and managed by a professional trustee not subject to the jurisdiction of his home country.
April 6, 2021
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Digital Assets: Protecting and Providing for NFTs in Your Estate Plan

What Are Non-Fungible Tokens? Recently, Non-Fungible Tokens (“NFTs”), have become […]
March 19, 2021
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IRS Crypto Regulations: How the IRS Treats Cryptocurrency

How Does the IRS Classify Cryptocurrency? As cryptocurrency gains popularity […]
March 17, 2021
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The Ultimate Guide on How to Leave Cryptocurrency in Your Will

Can Cryptocurrency Be Included in Your Will? In the past […]
March 10, 2021
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Can You Put Cryptocurrency in an Asset Protection Trust?

Asset Protection and Cryptocurrency.  Now that the IRS has deemed […]
March 10, 2021
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How Does a Revocable Trust Avoid Probate?

If your estate plan has been on your mind lately, […]
March 8, 2021
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Are there Banks that Accept Cryptocurrency?

Banks and Cryptocurrency Cryptocurrency has recently soared to become a […]
March 4, 2021
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Gun Trust

A gun trust is a revocable trust created to hold title to your firearms. Because the trust is a legal entity, it becomes the legal owner of the guns and is transferred to the trust or purchased by the trust
March 3, 2021
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Estate Planning For Pets And Pet Trusts

A pet trust is an ideal solution, as it allows the grantor to set funds aside to care for the pet, direct the level of care wished for, and the person or persons entrusted with the responsibility of caring for the pet.
March 3, 2021
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Cryptocurrency and Estate Plans

When making considerations for placing cryptocurrency into an Estate Plan it is important to make sure you do so in a secure and safe manner!
February 24, 2021
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What Is An Asset Protection Trust?

An asset protection trust (APT) is a legal safeguard to your financial assets from creditors, malpractice claims, lawsuits, and other financial threats.
February 18, 2021
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IRS Reporting Requirements for Offshore Trusts

When you are ready to set up an offshore trust, IRS has strict reporting requirements that need to be followed. Let's find them out!
February 4, 2021
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Top 5 Questions Regarding Probate

Probate can be a difficult and confusing process. In this post, we will discuss some of the most common probate questions.
October 20, 2020
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The Nevis Trust

What is a Nevis Trust? What is its advantage from other offshore asset protection trust? Learn more from here!
July 22, 2020
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The SECURE Act eliminated the stretch rule. Here’s how you can protect your estate plan in its aftermath

What is the SECURE Act? Signed into law on Dec. […]
May 14, 2020
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Prenuptial And Postnuptial Agreements

Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements can be important documents when it […]
May 14, 2020
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Qualified Personal Residence Trust

A Qualified Personal Residence Trust (“QPRT”) is a special type […]
May 14, 2020

Revocable Trust vs Irrevocable Trust

Revocable Trusts Irrevocable Trusts Assets are considered owned by the […]
May 14, 2020
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Barry Engel: The Father of Offshore Asset Protection

Asset protection is a relatively recent area of the law, […]
May 10, 2020
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Estate Planning for Medical Professionals

Needless to say, we are currently living in extremely uncertain […]
May 10, 2020
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Incapacity Planning

When planning for your later years, you need to consider who […]