Canton, GA asked in Estate Planning for Georgia

Q: Can I do. Living (revocable) Trust in Georgia?

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Robert W. Hughes Jr.
Robert W. Hughes Jr.
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  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Lawrenceville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: Yes, revocable trusts are allowed in Georgia, but they are rarely worth the money spent establishing them,. Occasionally, a client has a unique set of circumstances that makes a revocable trust proper. Make sure you see a very experienced estate planning attorney to assist you.

Jammie Taire
Jammie Taire
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  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Lawrenceville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: A revocable trust can be a very valuable tool depending on what you are seeking to accomplish. Unlike just doing a will, a revocable trust allows you privacy at the probate process, can allow for easier transfer of assets and helps when you have assets in different states.

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