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What Are The Different Types of Trusts in Maryland?

If you are looking to create a comprehensive estate plan, along with wills, guardianship, and more, you are most likely researching creating certain trusts. Simply put, a trust is a contract between a third party and an estate. The third-party will administer the trust, and is referred to as the trustee. The trustee is legally […]

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SBA Issues PPP Loan Forgiveness Application

The US Small Business Administration (SBA) announced the terms and conditions for forgiveness of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Amounts.  The agency issued an 11-page Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application, which can be accessed through the following link.  The application walks borrowers through a step-by-step process to determine loan forgiveness amounts based upon the information the borrower […]

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COVID-19 Maryland Tax Updates

Although these are unpredictable times, taxpayers’ obligations remain a constant. The COVID-19 pandemic has hit Maryland’s economy hard, and the state’s legislators continue to negotiate ways to reconcile the increased strain on the state’s budget. Recent updates to Maryland’s tax landscape could carry implications for the state’s taxpayers. This article will pin point what Maryland […]

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The Most Common Estate Planning Mistakes to Avoid

Estate planning is a critical part of anyone’s life. However, it’s not a simple process, and mistakes can be made very easily, no matter how smart or legal-savvy you are. Please continue reading and reach out to our experienced Maryland estate planning attorneys to learn more about the most common estate planning mistakes and how […]

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How COVID-19 Has Affected Estate Planning in Maryland

There are few things more important in life than creating a comprehensive estate plan. The COVID-19 has recently brought to light just how important estate planning truly is. That being said, the nature of estate planning has changed, albeit (for the most part) temporarily. Please continue reading and reach out to our experienced Maryland estate […]

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