The Probate Process: Step-by-Step

The Probate Process: Step-by-Step

Death can be an overwhelming time for family members, particularly for those who are the Executor(s) named in the Will. If you have not previously experienced the Probate process, you may feel confused about where to begin. In this blog post, we will break down the...
Tax and Deceased Estates

Tax and Deceased Estates

Unlike some other jurisdictions, Australia does not have a ‘death tax’ on deceased Estates; however, there are several tax issues of which Executors need to be aware when administering an Estate. In this blog post, we will provide an overview of some of these issues....
“Can’t you wait till I’m dead?”

“Can’t you wait till I’m dead?”

“Can’t you wait till I’m dead?” A client of mine, of German extraction, visited his elderly father several years ago who asked him to explain what the provisions made in his will. The heading to this article was the father’s response! This response recently came to...