Archive for the ‘Estate Administration’ Category

Memorial Jewellery – From Ashes to Diamonds?

Monday, September 19th, 2011

After cremation, most people think of ashes being “sprinkled,” held in an urn, or interred. One client recently told me she noticed an advertisement for what struck her as an odd but interesting service – the creation of jewellery from the ashes or hair of a loved one. Out of ...

Estate tax return due on a weekend or public holiday date?

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

An estate return for an executor’s year and years thereafter ( until the estate is fully settled and distributed) is typically for a full twelve months subsequent to the deceased’s date of death. The return is due 90 days after the year end. For instance, if the deceased died ...