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Jonathan Purcell

Jonathan Purcell

  • Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, Tax Law ...
  • California
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Practice Areas
    Bankruptcy
    Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Tax Law
    Business Taxes, Criminal Tax Litigation, Estate Tax Planning, Income Taxes, International Taxes, Payroll Taxes, Property Taxes, Sales Taxes, Tax Appeals, Tax Audits, Tax Planning
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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US District Court, Northern District of California
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US Tax Court
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Languages
  • Chinese: Spoken
  • English: Spoken, Written
Education
University of California Hastings College of the Law
J.D. (2000) | Tax, Estate Planning, Intellectual Property, Business
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Honors: Tax Law Concentration
Activities: Symposium Editor, COMM/ENT Law Review
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Professional Associations
State Bar of California  # 215307
Member
Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Estate Planning & Tax Law | Probate | Trust Administration | Taxation | Real Estate
Blog
NorCal Tax Law | Asset Transactions | Asset Protection
Blog
Petaluma Estate Planning Law | Probate | Trust Administration | Taxation | Real Estate
Legal Answers
47 Questions Answered
Q. My wife is likely to pass soon due to cancer. Is there any benefit to getting a Trust in place for tax purposes?
A: It is imperative that you hire an attorney to put a trust in place immediately, in order to avoid unnecessary tax implications, and to avoid the time and expense of Probate court. The information presented here is general in nature and is not intended nor should be construed as legal advice for any particular case or client. For specific advice about your particular situation, please consult with your own attorney. This posting is not intended to constitute an advertisement or a solicitation.
Q. There is a court date of January 24, 2022 in Redding, CA superior court. My sister and I have been misinformed and
A: I suggest you hire a lawyer with probate experience in the appropriate venue before the next court date. The information presented here is general in nature and is not intended nor should be construed as legal advice for any particular case or client. For specific advice about your particular situation, please consult with your own attorney. This posting is not intended to constitute an advertisement or a solicitation.
Q. Do I need a living trust if the beneficiary is already in the property title?
A: Contemplating the post mortem disposition of your two properties , is important, and I encourage you to continue down this path, but I believe you would be better served by engaging in a comprehensive estate plan with an estate planning attorney. The information presented here is general in nature and is not intended nor should be construed as legal advice for any particular case or client. For specific advice about your particular situation, please consult with your own attorney. This posting is not intended to constitute an advertisement or a solicitation.
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Contact & Map
NorCal Tax Law
40 FOURTH ST. STE. 211
PETALUMA, CA 94952
Telephone: (707) 694-7213