There will come a time when you start to think about what will happen to all your property, assets, and potentially your business after you pass. That’s why, no matter how healthy you are, hiring an estate planning lawyer in Hernando County, FL, is a good idea. The day you pass will be especially hard on your loved ones, and making decisions about funeral preparations and your property can be painful and highly stressful. Taking action while you’re sound of mind and in good health to make the best decisions won’t only make it easier for everyone to follow your final arrangements, but it will also help remove the stress from your family.

Everyone’s life and circumstances are different, which is why an estate planning lawyer can help you sort through all the steps that pertain to you. These are the different points you’ll look over to ensure you’ve covered all your bases:

  1. Make a Will
  2. Consider a Trust
  3. Make Healthcare Directives
  4. Make a Financial Power of Attorney
  5. Protect Your Children’s Property
  6. File Beneficiary Forms
  7. Consider Life Insurance
  8. Understand Estate Taxes
  9. Cover Funeral Expenses
  10. Make Final Arrangements
  11. Protect Your Business
  12. Store Your Documents

Contact the Law Office of James R. Jones, JR., P.A., for more information about their estate planning lawyer services.