Estate Planning & Administration

It is vital for every person, especially individuals with families, to know what is going to happen to their assets after their eventual passing. The DarrowEverett Estate Planning & Administration Group provides a full range of estate planning services for both businesses and individuals designed to achieve the personal objectives of our clients, assuring the transfer of our clients’ most valuable assets in a manner consistent with their personal goals and in the most tax efficient manner.

Common services include:

  • Will and Trust Documents
  • Tax Considerations
  • Various types of Power of Attorney Documents
  • Buy-sell Agreements
  • Business Succession Plans

The estate planning attorneys at DarrowEverett have significant experience in succession planning for owners of closely held businesses, and our attorneys work with our clients to assure the implementation of a well thought-out succession plan – one which takes into account not only concerns relating to the business, but also personal and tax considerations. Our attorneys ensure that each estate or trust is handled in the most advantageous way in order to have the maximum value passed on to the beneficiary consistent with the intentions of the deceased or the trust maker.

In addition to estate planning, DarrowEverett advises clients on the administration of estates and trusts.

Common Administration services include:

  • Probate filings
  • Creditor suits
  • Will contests
  • Valuation issues
  • Tax elections

 

 

 

 

 

We have committed ourselves to assisting our clients in making well-informed, productive and ultimately successful decisions on all issues that come before them.

We take pride in on our ability to provide each client with the attention to detail and high level of service that their transactions require, while at the same time providing practical and business-oriented advice and solutions.

Current News and Events

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    In December 2017, President Trump signed The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act into law enacting a national Opportunity Zone program designed to provide significant real estate and other investors significant federal tax incentives to invest in 8,700 historically distressed, state-designated neighborhoods throughout the United States. Specifically, the federal tax incentives provided through the Opportunity Zone program may permit an investor not only to defer present taxation on any of its currently realized and recognized capital gains, but also to reduce the actual amount of capital gains ultimately realized in the future. In addition, for certain investments held for more than 10 years, any and all gains on such investment amounts will be 100% tax-free for federal income tax purposes, to the extent initially comprised of deferred capital gains. Read our client update todayDisclaimer: You should not act or rely on any information at this website without seeking the advice of an attorney. The determination of whether you need legal services and your choice of a lawyer are very important matters that should not be based on websites or advertisements.  Read More

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    Nicholas Hemond, attorney and Providence, R.I. School Board President, has been named Partner at the full-service business law firm, DarrowEverett LLP. As an alumnus of area educational institutions Roger Williams University Law, Providence College, and Classical High School, Mr. Hemond is a longstanding, active member of the Rhode Island community. He earned a bachelor of arts in political science from Providence College, and a Juris Doctor from Roger Williams University Law. Mr. Hemond had been an associate with the firm for the past four years, concentrating his practice in the areas of government affairs and litigation and representing firm clients in civil, criminal defense, and family court matters. His experience also includes serving as an assistant city solicitor for the city of Central Falls and as legal counsel to the Central Falls Zoning Board of Review. For the full press release click here Read More

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