Resources

Small Business Resources

Below you will find a list of websites that can and should be leveraged when making changes in your business. Whether you are just establishing your business, re-organizing your business, hiring on employees or passing the business on, these resources will be a good starting point for you to gather information and come up with a list of questions prior to our meeting.

  1. COBRA http://www.dol.gov/ebsa/cobra.html
  2. SEC http://www.investor.gov/
  3. Health Care Law http://www.hhs.gov/healthcare/rights/index.html
  4. Federal Trade Commission  http://www.consumer.ftc.gov/
  5. Department of Labor http://www.dol.gov/
  6. Department of Labor – employment laws http://www.dol.gov/elaws/
  7. Employee Benefits Security Administration  http://www.dol.gov/ebsa/
  8. US Citizenship and Immigration Services   http://www.uscis.gov/
  9. Minnesota Department of Commerce http://mn.gov/commerce/
  10. Small Business Administration http://www.sba.gov/
  11. USA.gov http://www.usa.gov/
  12. Guide to Starting a Business in Minnesota http://mn.gov/deed/images/GuideToStartingABusinessInMinnesota2014.pdf
  13. US Securities and Exchange Commission http://www.sec.gov/

Estate Planning  Resources

Below are resources that may assist you in understanding the estate planning process including wills, trusts, estate and gift taxes, powers of attorney and health care directives.  Please contact us for a free copy of any of the documents.

KLF – 2018 Summary of Estate Planning (Explanation of probate, wills, trusts, powers of attorney, health care directives and death (estate and inheritance) taxes)

KLF – Chart of Types of Wills (A chart summarizing the types of wills available)

KLF – 11 Steps in the Estate Planning Process (Explains the steps in the estate planning process)

KLF – Questions to Consider When Reviewing Your Estate Plan (Questions to help you decide what types of estate planning documents you want and what terms they should contain)

KLF – Supplement Estate Planning Questions  (Additional questions to consider in deciding what types of estate planning documents you want and what terms they should contain)

KLF – Flow Chart for ABC Trusts with GST and Non-GST Marital Trusts (A visual chart of how certain wills and trusts interact)

KLF – Personal Information Questionnaire and Inventory Worksheet 2018-1-18A (A comprehensive questionnaire and inventory used to make recommendations regarding the types of wills, trusts, etc you should considered executing)

KLF – Time to Take Stock Questionnaire (A questionnaire to help you review your current and anticipated situation to determine if you need to change your wills, trusts, estate and gift taxes, powers of attorney and health care declarations)