Estate planning is one of the most important proactive measures one can undertake with regard to securing protection of their income and assets. Whether you are looking to create an estate plan for your lifetime, or the orderly transmission of your assets upon death, having an estate plan is the key to ensuring favorable tax treatment and longevity of your financial well-being. The trust and estate lawyers at Cole, Scott and Kissane offer services to clients in all facets of estate planning. This includes, but is not limited to, the drafting and administration of Wills, Trusts, Family Partnerships, Family Limited Liability Companies, the preparation of Estate and Gift Tax Returns, as well as Estate and Trust Income Tax Returns. This practice area also includes general tax planning, asset protection planning, and of course, representing clients in probate and trust administration proceedings.