Insights related to Family Office, Trust and Consulting Services from Oxford Financial Group, Ltd.
December 20, 2022
The Future of Planning for the Well-Planned
“Good fortune is what happens when opportunity meets with planning.” – Thomas Edison Congratulations…To the well-guided, well-informed and well-planned families who have utilized ...
April 12, 2022
Doing Business With Your Family SLATS
Your SLAT is not a ‘Fund and Done.’ Read on to learn the many ways you can transact business with your new family trust1.
December 29, 2021
A Peaceful Holiday Season for Taxpayers, but What Lies Ahead?
At the turn of the 17th Century, William Shakespeare wrote his play, Much Ado About Nothing.
September 27, 2021
Summary of House Ways and Means Committee Tax Proposal as of September 20, 2021
Last week, the House Ways and Means Committee finished its draft of proposed legislation to implement the 2021-2022 federal budget.
April 30, 2021
Summary of President Biden’s Tax Proposals as of April 2021
At President Biden’s address to the joint session of Congress on April 28, 2021, he discussed the framework of his plan to fund the “American Families Plan.
April 12, 2021
Second Bite At the Reconciliation Apple
With the Senate divided 50-50, it was expected that any changes to the tax code would need to be accomplished via the use of the Senate’s reconciliation process.
March 19, 2021
Trust Modifications – Changing With the Times
We have heard it said that change is inevitable. It is the only constant in life and one change often requires another change.
January 7, 2021
The Time to Act Is Now
After two months, Election 2020 has finally come to an end. The sweep of the Senate runoffs in Georgia by the Democratic candidates will, with Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris as the tie-b...
November 11, 2020
Election 2020: Outcome Still Cloudy but the Fog Is Lifting
We are just over one week removed from Election Day and the final results of the 2020 election are still being tabulated.
October 23, 2020
Low Interest Rates and Charitable Planning Strategies: Turning Lemons into Lemonade
Previously, as part of our series of articles, The 2020 Estate Planning Trifecta and Sprints, Marathons and Hurdles: Estate Planning Techniques for 2020, we explored short-term and long-term...
August 19, 2020
Sprints, Marathons and Hurdles: Estate Planning Techniques for 2020
In our article, The 2020 Estate Planning Trifecta, we discussed the perfect storm of elements that should drive clients to consider estate planning strategies.
July 16, 2020
Planning for the Shifting Sands of Taxes
By SCOTT M. SIMMONS, J.D., LL.M., Senior Wealth Strategist & Family Office Fellow and By DAVID M.
May 20, 2020
The 2020 Estate Planning Trifecta
At times, the extremes of a negative event are matched by the extremes of a positive planning opportunity, and such is the case with our current market, economic and tax law environment.
April 7, 2020
Critical Estate Planning Check-Up For Uncertain Times
IN BRIEF Our current environment reminds us of the importance of taking care of the basics when it comes to estate planning, in particular the following items: Durable Financial Power ...
March 31, 2020
Unpacking the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act)
The last two weeks have seen a flurry of federal and state announcements regarding tax relief and business measures related to COVID-19.
March 5, 2020
Domestic Staff: Risks, Rewards and Retention
By JULIA S. WEAVER, J.D., LL.M., Chief Wealth Planning Officer & Family Office Fellow and JAY E.
February 5, 2020
Does the SECURE Act Make Your Estate Planning Unsecure?
Those who are victorious plan effectively and change decisively. They are like a great river that maintains its course but adjusts its flow.
August 26, 2019
Trust but Verify
When considering the appointment of a Trustee in connection with your estate plan it is vital that careful consideration be given to the selection of your Trustee.
June 14, 2019
Peace, Preservation and Passing Down Property
Maybe it’s a lake home that’s been a family destination for generations, a place where grandchildren learn to ski and spend their days with cousins at the sand bar.
April 4, 2019
The Adaptable Spousal Lifetime Access Trust
“All failure is failure to adapt, all success is successful adaptation.” Max McKeown,Adaptability: The Art of Winning in an Age of Uncertainty.