Course Detail

Estate Planning FP106

Tuition: $895
Dates: 5/18/17 - 7/27/17
Location: CAS-Coll of Arts/Sciences (725 Comm Ave) Boston, MA
Room Number: 204B
Instructor: Galvagna
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Meeting Times:
  • Thurs. May 18, 2017  6-9 PM
  • Thurs. May 25, 2017  6-9 PM
  • Thurs. Jun 01, 2017  6-9 PM
  • Thurs. Jun 08, 2017  6-9 PM
  • Thurs. Jun 15, 2017  6-9 PM
  • Thurs. Jun 22, 2017  6-9 PM
  • Thurs. Jun 29, 2017  6-9 PM
  • Thurs. Jul 06, 2017  6-9 PM
  • Thurs. Jul 13, 2017  6-9 PM
  • Thurs. Jul 20, 2017  6-9 PM
  • Thurs. Jul 27, 2017  6-9 PM

Course Description

This course provides an overview of estate planning and the various strategies and techniques available for creating an effective estate plan. Transfer taxes such as gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes are introduced along with planning techniques to minimize taxes on wealth transfers. The non-tax aspects of estate planning, such as the estate planning process, probate, property ownership, planning for incapacity and estate planning for business owners are also studied in this course. Documents such as wills, trusts, powers of attorney and powers of appointment are addressed.

Who should attend

Recent college graduates, career changers, retirees, and financial services professionals.

Prerequisites

FP 101 Introduction to Financial Planning (FP 102, and FP 104 strongly recommended).

Prerequisites

FP 101 (FP 104 is highly recommended)

Scheduling Details

  • Fall, Spring, Summer

Textbooks and Class Materials

  • "Tomin & Carcone, Principles of Estate Planning, 2nd Edition, 2015 (National Underwriter) (REQUIRED) " This textbook can be ordered directly from the publisher: nationalunderwriter.com/reference-bookstore/estate-planning/principles-of-estate-planning-2.html

    CCH - 2014 U.S. Master Estate and Gift Tax Guide, ISBN 9780808036418 OPTIONAL

Please note that prices are subject to change.