The importance of having a will in Minnesota really cannot be overstated. If you have a will that has been created with the assistance of a qualified probate attorney, you can be confident that your wishes for how your belongings will be handled and distributed following your death will be granted. Yet many people still exhibit reluctance about creating a will. One of the hopes that we have at the Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn Law Firm is to inspire clients to take the simple steps involved in creating a will, which will lead to peace of mind. Read Full Post
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Probate law may not be the most exciting aspect of our legal system, so it may not inspire many movies or TV shows, but that does not mean that probate law is not among the most important aspects of the law. Probate law provides us with a sense of reassurance that our wishes—specifically those related to our valuable property—will be distributed in the way we wish upon our deaths. When you make your wishes known prior to the time of your death, your wishes are far more likely to be granted. Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn are Anoka County probate lawyers who can provide you with the security of knowing that your possessions will be distributed as you want when the time comes. Read Full Post
Inheritance Law in Minnesota is complicated, and it is bound to be extremely confusing for people who do not possess a law degree. But the team at Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn are experts in inheritance law and can help you untangle whatever questions, problems, or issues that you may have.
Minnesota is currently one of a handful of states that imposes an estate tax on top of the estate tax imposed by the federal government. Read Full Post
Do you have questions about the different types of powers of attorney that can be established In Minnesota? A power of attorney is a legal document that allows you to assign an agent to act on your behalf when you are not able to. It can be a complicated process, and it always requires the expertise of someone with a legal background. The legal team at Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn has the ability to ensure that the power of attorney you wish to create conforms to all applicable Minnesota law and serves your best interests. Read Full Post
A personal representative is the individual who is named by you in your will to ensure that the terms of your will are executed as outlined. This person has a wide variety of duties and can receive a payment from your estate for this service. Your personal representative (formerly called an executor) should be someone that is trustworthy, competent, and has business and finance experience. It is extremely important that you choose someone in whom you trust and you can be sure will represent your interests in an honest way in the event of your death. Very often a personal representative works closely with an estate planning attorney to navigate the probate process. Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn specializes in all aspects of estate planning and can partner with you to draft your will and name your personal representative. We can also work directly with your personal representative to execute the terms of your will. Kallemeyn & Kallemeyn are located in Coon Rapids Minnesota just off Hwy 10 and Main Street. Read Full Post