Landowner Alert System 11-8-17

Posted by on Nov 8, 2017 in News, News & Events | No Comments

Articles include: Federal Estate Tax Clarity Under New Reform, One Family’s Venture in Private Land Conservation: Part 1, 40-Mile Stretch of the San Saba River is Drying Up   Click to view this week’s Landowner Alert System.  

Federal Estate Tax Clarity Under New Reform

Federal Estate Tax Clarity Under New Reform By Margaret Menicucci, Attorney & Counselor You need a crystal ball to know how future tax reform will change current estate tax exemptions and rates. But, you don’t need a crystal ball to … Continue reading

Landowner Alert System 10-18-17

Posted by on Oct 18, 2017 in News, News & Events | No Comments

Articles include: Federal Appellate Court Rejects Argument That TX Eminent Domain Procedure Violates Due Process, National Estate Planning Awareness Week, One Family’s Venture in Private Land Conservation: Part 1, Private Equity Firm Invests in Business that Sells Water in the … Continue reading

National Estate Planning Awareness Week

National Estate Planning Awareness Week: October 16-22, 2017 National Estate Planning Awareness Week was adopted by Congress in 2008 to help the public understand what estate planning is, why it is such a vital component of financial wellness, and how … Continue reading

TWA Women of the Land 2017

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in Events, News & Events | No Comments

Texas Wildlife Association’s Women of the Land 2017 Women of the Land is a training program that focuses on supporting a land ethic by nurturing land stewards through a wide range of wildlife, habitat, and land management curricula. The program … Continue reading

Specialists in Eminent Domain Know How the Other Side Thinks

Specialists in Eminent Domain Know How the Other Side Thinks By Shane Neldner, Attorney & Counselor When the government, or a pipeline or powerline company, wants to take part or all of your property, they start off friendly, but pretty … Continue reading

Will vs. Trust: A Quick & Simple Reference Guide

Confused about the differences between wills and trusts? If so, you’re not alone. While it’s always wise to contact experts like us, it’s also important to understand the basics. Here’s a quick and simple reference guide: What Revocable Living Trusts … Continue reading

Conservation Easement Workshop

“The Cibolo Conservancy Land Trust, in partnership with the Hill Country Alliance, is hosting a landowner workshop on Friday, August 25, 2017 from 2-5pm at the Cibolo Nature Center Auditorium in Boerne. This workshop will focus on conservation easements — … Continue reading

A Recap of the Texas Legislative Session

Posted by on Jun 28, 2017 in Blog, News & Events | No Comments

A Recap of the Texas Legislative Session By Jenna Brockman, Legal Assistant May 29th marked the end of the 85th Texas Legislative Session. Over 10,000 bills were introduced in the House and Senate this session; almost 5,000 bills passed, and … Continue reading

Business Succession Planning: Are You Prepared?

While sitting at your desk, you look around the office. You enjoy the sight of what you have created. That moment when you realize you have built this business from the ground up and succeeded. Life is good. But as … Continue reading