Estate Planning & Administration Section

August 19, 2015
10 Great Reasons You Need a Will

Life is full of twists and turns, and it never hurts to be prepared. Click here to read why you need a will and where you can find an Indianapolis attorney to help you with the process.

August 5, 2015
New FBAR and Tax Filing Deadlines

President Obama recently signed into law HR3236, the Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015. The Act made several key tax law changes in the revenue provisions. Click here for more information.

July 21, 2015
New Law Lowers Age for Certain Early Distributions

A new law was enacted at the end of June that lowers the age threshold for early distributions. Learn more here.

July 8, 2015
How to Be the Executor of a Will

There are a few things to consider before naming an Executor of your will. Check out this post for guidance and tips to think about beforehand.

June 15, 2015
Message from the Chair: The Latest Section Updates

Click here for the latest section news and updates straight from this year's chair, Julia S. Weaver of Regions Private Wealth Management.

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Mission

The mission of the section is to promote the objects of the Association within the fields of estate planning and administration and other fields, such as trusts and guardianships, falling within the ambit of Indiana's Probate and Trust Codes and related legislation. To that end, it is the purpose of this Section: (1) to concern itself with every aspect of estate planning and estate, trust and guardianship administration; (2) to study, report upon and recommend improvements to legislation, whether Federal or State, pertaining to the Section's concerns; (3) to bring together members of the Association interested in estate planning and the administration of estates, trusts and guardianships and to confer upon the various problems incurred in these areas; (4) to promote the legal education of members of the Association and the public by sponsoring meetings, institutes and conferences and by preparing and publishing articles concerning estate planning and estate, trust and guardianship administration, and (5) to work closely with the Marion Superior Court, Probate Division, in improving estate, trust and guardianship procedures.
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Julia Weaver

A Message from the Section Chair

“Welcome to the online home of the Indianapolis Bar Association's Estate Planning and Administration section. As the 2015 chair of the section, I encourage you to get involved with the section. I welcome your thoughts about ways the section can further assist you in your practice. I would also encourage you to attend the educational programming offered by the section. I hope you will take advantage of all that the section offers you. ”

Julie Weaver - 2015 Estate Planning & Administration Section Chair - Regions Private Wealth Management

SECTION RESOURCES
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