Cross-Canada coverage of Claims Against the Estate, Probate Practice, Passing of Accounts, Assets and Liabilities, Intestate Estates, Taxation, Forms and Precedents, Substitute Decisions Information, Estate Litigation, and Estate Conveyancing are all the topics covered in this guide.
This manual is an all-inclusive guide that deals with all aspects of estate administration in Ontario. All aspects of estate administration are examined, including the conveyancing of real property and the income tax implications arising upon death.
The authors discuss, in detail, the use of life insurance in business and estate planning, including income tax rules applicable to life insurance policies, from both a current and historical perspective. Extensive coverage is given to various insurance strategies, their tax consequences in corporate, partnership, and personal contexts, as well as the accounting implications associated with these strategies.
A practical guide to estate administration in Ontario with detailed reference to all of the other Canadian jurisdictions. It provides in-depth analysis of the legal issues which can arise, both in contentious and non-contentious matters. It also provides academic analysis to legal issues in this area of law. Precedents are also included.
Contains over 60 forms and precedents (forms for basic contentious and all regularly needed non contentious estate matters) and provides easy-to-follow guidance on how to complete the forms and precedents, along with checklists to help avoid mistakes and errors
Developed and maintained by the County of Carleton Law Association Library, Will Check is a registry which stores information on the location of wills in Ontario. It is currently offered free-of-charge to licensed lawyers in Ontario.