Austin, Texas Estate Planning Law Firm • Practice Areas
Estate & Life Planning Attorneys • Serving Lakeway and the Surrounding Austin, Texas Area
At the Vanway Law Firm, our goal is to give you estate planning peace of mind -
knowing that you have made arrangement to care for yourself, your assets, and your
loved ones in the event of your own death or disability.
Sensible decision-making today will protect you, your business, and your hard-earned
assets from creditors, bankruptcies, and lawsuits in the future.
Find out how we can
help you protect your assets today.
Fundamental Estate Planning
Wills, durable powers of attorney, health care documents, revocable living trusts, and
irrevocable trusts are all included in basic estate planning, but there are many legal
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Your estate plan should address the many issues of aging. Familial and individual needs to consider throughout the aging process may include senior housing and home care, guardianship, Medicare and Medicaid, and health care documents.
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planning for Long-Term Care in Texas.
Probate & Estate Administration
When a loved one passes, the administration of their estate can be a grueling process
for those left behind. At the Vanway Law Firm, we help ease your burden during these
trying times by handling the legal details, whether through a Texas Probate Court, or
through a private estate administration.
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Special Needs Planning
Parents of children with disabilities have unique responsibilities to ensure their children
are properly cared for now and in the future. This is especially important once the
parents are no longer there to be an advocate on their children's behalf. The Vanway
Law Firm can help you organize and focus on providing for the special needs of your
loved ones with disabilities.
Learn more about Texas Special Needs Planning.
Planning for Federal Estate Taxes
The federal estate tax is applied upon the transfer of a person's assets after death. This
tax encompasses three definitive categories: estate taxes, gift taxes, and generation-
skipping transfer taxes, which, altogether, are considered the Unified Transfer Tax. At
the Vanway Law Firm, we help clients plan their estates to avoid or minimize federal
Learn more about Estate Tax Planning.
Allow the Vanway Law Firm to help preserve your family business in the event of
your own death or disability, or that of one your partners. Proper business succession
planning also can help you, as a current owner, identify the best exit strategies to fund
Find out how we can help you protect your family business.
We want to ensure that your charitable gifts are received in the most tax-efficient way.
Our firm is knowledgeable in providing strategic ways to maximize your gift's value as
you extend your generosity to others.
Learn more about Charitable Giving Strategies.