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Arizona Asset Protection

Limited Liability Partnerships (LLP) & Limited Liability Limited Partnerships (LLLP) in Arizona

What is the difference between an LLP (limited liability partnership) and an LLLP (limited liability limited partnership)? In Arizona, not much.

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Life Insurance & Creditor Protection in Arizona

Arizona life insurance beneficiaries who are deemed to have “insurable interests” in the lives of another, other than those effecting the insurance or their legal representatives, are “entitled to [life insurance] proceeds against the creditors and representatives of the person effecting the insurance.

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Qualified Personal Residence Trust (QPRT)

A qualified personal residence trust, or QPRT, can reduce the federal estate tax associated with transferring property to heirs, reduce the federal gift tax associated with such transfer, and, provide asset protection.

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Real Estate LLC & Asset Protection

Real estate can be the source of substantial personal liability. Under certain circumstances, however, many of those liabilities can be eliminated by properly structuring ownership of real estate in a limited liability entity like a limited liability company (LLC).

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Arizona Living Trusts, Testamentary Trusts, & Asset Protection

An Arizona living trust is an arrangement in which a person, called a settlor, transfers his/her assets to a revocable trust for the benefit of others upon the settlor's death.

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