Month: August 2019

The Hegwood Law Group explains how estate planning works in a community property state.

Yours, Mine, and Ours: Estate Planning In a Community Property State

Most laws in the United States have their roots in English Common Law. The original 13 colonies were British colonies, governed by British laws, and after the Revolution many British laws were adopted as the foundation of the new country’s legal system. As people moved West, they brought the laws they knew with them, so an Americanized version of English Common L...

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