No matter how much or how little you own, establishing an estate plan will be one of the best decisions you will make in your life. An estate plan goes far beyond what you have in the bank — it can ultimately help your family members avoid legal and financial problems in the future.
Helping You Protect Your Property And Effectively Prepare For The Future
Based in Orange Park, Tolson & Associates, P.A., has been assisting families in the Jacksonville metro area and throughout Florida since 1993. We can help you effectively prepare for the future by creating a thorough estate plan, whether you have a limited or fixed income or you own a significant estate.
Our firm is led by Jacksonville estate planning attorney John F. Tolson. For the last 20 years, he has been helping clients understand that estate plans can not only ensure their assets are properly handed over to their beneficiaries at their death but also provide protection of their assets from their creditors while they are alive.
Helping You Plan For Your Family's Future
When you consult with our firm, we can help you learn what estate planning tools will most benefit your unique situation. Our lawyers provide a wide range of estate planning services, including:
- Drafting of wills
- Probate services
- Trust administration
- Business succession planning
- Special needs trusts for disabled beneficiaries
- Establishing living wills/health care directives
- Powers of attorney
- Health care surrogates (medical power of attorney)
By creating an estate plan, you can minimize probate complications and fees, expedite the process of distributing your assets to your beneficiaries and ensure you are enabling a competent family member or professional to manage you assets should you not be able to at a point in your life.
We are prepared to help our clients develop a customized, cost-effective estate plan that addresses their needs and helps them achieve their charitable giving goals.
We Work Hard To Help Minimize Tax Burdens
Our lawyers are familiar with estate issues and can help you protect your property and assets and advise you about tax exemptions. We can also help you develop a plan for the continuation of your business in the event of your serious illness or death.
Contact Our Clay County Attorneys For Help With Wills, Trusts And Other Matters
We invite you to call Tolson & Associates, P.A., at (904) 269-0050 or contact us online to schedule a confidential consultation regarding your estate planning needs. Our law office hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Evening and weekend appointments are available upon request. We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover credit cards.