Spahn Law Firm

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Frigid days; Hot topic

03 Jan

As we start off the new year with most of our area in a deep freeze, the Tax Reform Act is a hot topic. People are asking me constantly about the Tax Reform Act.  How is it going to affect their estate, their income, and assets?  We now know what it intends to do.  Don’t forget […]

Are you an Executor?

30 Aug

How many times has someone told me, “I’m my mom’s executor”, and I have responded, “No you’re not.  Your mom is still alive!  You’re not an executor until she is gone.”  I usually tell them more.  I have to add quite a bit more information because they just keep adding layers of complexity and formality […]

Life On A Farm

03 Jun

Aldo Leopold wrote in his book A Sand County Almanac , ‘There are two spiritual dangers in not owning a farm.  One is the danger of supposing breakfast comes from the grocery, and the other is that heat comes from the furnace.’  My clients know that I am a self-described country boy.  Each day I […]