April AFRs Announced


For the month of April 2010 the Applicable Federal Rates (AFRs) are as follows: For this same period, the Section 7520 Rate will be 3.2%. To go directly to the IRS’ publication, please visit the following website: http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-drop/rr-10-11.pdf.
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Special Needs. Special Attorneys.


Attorneys Jeremy Cooper and Bob Morris will be attending the Special Needs Summit presented by the Special Needs Alliance starting tomorrow in San Diego. Special needs planning is a growing concern for many southern Nevada families. Watch for more information on this topic in the coming year from the attorneys here at Jeffrey Burr.
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This Week at Jeffrey Burr (3/15 – 3/19/10)


Wednesday, 3/17: Attorneys Jason Walker and John Mugan will be golfing at the first annual KXNT golf tournament at the Las Vegas Country Club on St. Patrick’s Day. Jeffrey Burr is a proud co-sponsor for this event. Thursday, 3/18: Attorney David Grant will attend the Strategic Trusted Advisors Roundtable (STAR-Las Vegas) luncheon at Lawry’s the Prime Rib. Friday, 3/19: Attorney David Grant will attend an event entitled “Sales Lessons Law Firms Can Learn From the […]
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A Primer on Pet Trusts


Having volunteered at a pet fair recently, I realized how important people’s pets can be to them. I noticed that many people treat their pets as though they were their children and even refer to them as such in many instances. As estate planners, we typically assist clients in establishing estate plans to provide for […]
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Installing Your Successor Trustee


Most of our clients understand the benefits of the living, revocable trust. One obvious benefit is that at the trust creator’s death, the named successor trustee can step in very easily and administer the estate generally without the involvement of the court system. When the trust creator dies, a death certificate is provided and our […]
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