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Q.   What is an estate?
Q.   What is a will?
Q.   How can I revise my will?
Q.   What is a trust?
Q.   What is a probate estate?
Q.   What is the federal estate tax (or death tax)?
Q.   What is a living trust?
Q.   What is a conservatorship?
Q.   Is asset protection legal?
Q.   Do I need an estate attorney when I can write a simple will myself?
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Question:
What is an estate?
Answer:

Your estate is the total of all property you own or control. Even if you do not own the property in your name, you can possess an ownership interest through a trust, partnership, or joint ownership. Any property or money which becomes available upon death, such as a life insurance payment, is also part of your estate.

Typical portions of an estate include:

  • Real estate and buildings.
  • Personal property including cash, furniture, vehicles, stocks, art, etc.
  • Life insurance and other financial instruments.
  • Business interests or partnerships.
  • Debts.
Claims, including personal injury claims
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  2550 Middle Road,
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  Bettendorf, IA 52722
  Phone: (563) 345-4100
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Davenport, Iowa Attorneys offering a broad estate planning / probate, criminal law, family law, guardianships and adoption, juvenile law, medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents, personal injury, real estate, for sale by owner, trucking accidents, and wrongful death. Lawyers at the Teitle Law Offices office are dedicated to represent clients in Eastern and Central Iowa, including the cities of Bettendorf, Davenport, Iowa City, Cedar Rapids, Muscatine, Clinton, Maquoketa, Tipton, Dubuque, Ottumwa, Wapello, Burlington, Waterloo and the communities that make up Scott, Johnson, Linn, Mucatine, Clinton, Jackson, Cedar, Dubuque, Wapello, Louisa, Des Moines and Blackhawk counties. We also represent clients in Central Illinois, including the cities of Rock Island, Aledo, Cambridge, Moline and Morrison and the communities that make up Rock Island, Mercer, Henry and Whiteside counties.

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