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In an estate planning context, joint ownership is often associated with the goal of reducing the probate fees payable on real property by carving the asset out of a person’s estate. However, in many cases, the risks inherent in joint tenancy tend to outweigh the rewards.
As of May 19, 2020, estate planning documents can now be executed in BC using video conferencing technology.
In the wake of COVID-19, it is more important than ever to ensure that your personal affairs are in good order. This includes a comprehensive, up-to-date, and legally valid estate plan.
A recent decision from the British Columbia Supreme Court explains the “wills exception” to legal advice privilege and the role it can play in estate litigation.