Estate Planning & Probate Law

In dealing with estate matters, Hanlon, Estadt, McCormick & Schramm Co., LPA provides a full range of services. The firm prepares all of its own income and estate tax returns unless the client has an established relationship with their own accounting professional and declines our services for those returns. The client does not have to pay extra to another accounting professional to complete fiduciary income tax returns or Ohio inheritance tax returns. In addition, preparation of new estate planning documents for the surviving spouse are generally included as part of the probate process. The firm also prepare trust tax returns and personal income tax returns.

The attorneys at Hanlon, Estadt, McCormick & Schramm Co., LPA provide clients with a full range of estate planning options, estate tax scenarios and calculations, and preparation of documents. The attorneys keep up to date with all federal and state tax law changes and attend continuing education seminars on a regular basis to keep up to date with the latest changes in estate planning and estate tax law.

Hanlon, Estadt, McCormick & Schramm Co., LPA does not encourage clients to enter into Trusts or Medicaid planning they do not need. The attorneys explain all of the options to their clients and will not prepare a document unless the client believes it is beneficial once they have a full understanding of the multitude of issues involved.

If a Will Contest, trust interpretation, guardianship dispute, or other probate issue arises involving enforcement of Will or trust provisions, the attorneys at Hanlon, Estadt, McCormick & Schramm Co., LPA, actively pursue these matters in the Ohio Probate Court or in the West Virginia Circuit Court. The firm also represents clients who require a guardianship or conservatorship.

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