Benjamin Franklin wrote: In this world, nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes. Neglecting to plan for death can hurt the ones we love the most. This is why estate planning is so important, no matter how large or small the estate. It allows you to be confident that your property will pass to your intended beneficiaries in the appropriate manner, saving taxes and administrative costs as much as possible. Your estate plan should consist of four crucial pieces: a Last Will and Testament, a Durable Power of Attorney, a Health Care Power of Attorney and a Living Will. We can help you with these and more.