Probate is a legal process during which a court determines the heirs, value, debts, and distribution of a deceased person’s estate. In a probate matter, the court appoints and supervises an executor or administrator to marshal the assets, pay the debts and liabilities, and distribute the remaining assets to the beneficiaries of the decedent. Typically,… Continue Reading San Luis Obispo Probate Attorneys Answer Common Questions about Probate in California

As concerns regarding COVID-19 ease, the economy appears primed to grow quickly business owners may be tempted to expand their business to states other than California. Some states are more friendly to new businesses, and opening a new office or plant in one of those states is tempting, but the San Luis Obispo corporate law… Continue Reading San Luis Obispo Corporate Law Attorneys Announce Considerations for Expanding Business to Other States

As Californians look forward to the lifting of COVID-19 restrictions on June 15, businesses are revamping and reorganizing in preparation. The attorneys from San Luis Obispo Toews Law Group, Inc. have preorganized some strategies that can help businesses return to business as usual. These strategies include: Knowing what June 15 means for California businesses Applying… Continue Reading San Luis Obispo Attorneys Summarize Strategies for Business Recovery After COVID-19

-While nonprofits can legally merge, the process is different than the merger of a for-profit corporation; in fact, the merger requirements vary depending on the type of nonprofit that is intending to merge and these provisions are set forth in various sections of the California Corporations Code. To help make things less confusing, the nonprofit… Continue Reading San Luis Obispo Attorneys for Nonprofits Take the Mystery Out of Merging Nonprofits

Effective January 1, 2021, California law temporarily exempts limited liability companies, limited partnerships, and limited liability partnerships from paying California’s $800 minimum franchise tax for their first year of operation. The corporate attorneys from San Luis Obispo’s Toews Law Group, Inc., report that this exemption significantly reduces the start-up costs associated with creating certain business… Continue Reading State of California provides franchise tax relief for new businesses ventures

-On March 11, after weeks of debate, President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 into law, which among other assistance, provides significant benefits to small businesses and qualifying nonprofits. The business attorneys from Toews Law Group, Inc. have summarized what these benefits mean to small businesses on the California Central Coast. In… Continue Reading Small business assistance available from the American Rescue Plan Act

Although churches may receive maintain tax-exempt status through the IRS, this does not mean they are exempt from all taxes. The attorneys for nonprofits at San Luis Obispo’s Toews Law Group, Inc. have highlighted certain compliance concerns that most churches must follow. Churches and most religious organizations may be classified as tax-exempt organizations under Internal… Continue Reading San Luis Obispo Attorneys for Nonprofits Highlight Exemptions for California Nonprofit Religious Organizations

“Tax planning” is not the same thing as “avoiding taxes”. Tax planning is a legal estate planning tool that allows individuals to protect earnings and assets during your lifetime, for future generations, and for your estate. Tax planning can be applied to a number of types of taxes including: income tax, property taxes, capital gain… Continue Reading San Luis Obispo estate planning attorneys on the importance of tax planning

Starting off unprepared is one of the leading causes for business failure. Regardless of how small the business it still needs a solid foundation upon which to grow. The business law attorneys at San Luis Obispo’s Toews Law Group, Inc. have a few considerations and tips for new business owners to consider, to avoid common… Continue Reading Legal considerations for business startups: Tips from the San Luis Obispo business law attorneys

-A living will, or Advanced Health Care Directive (AHCD), is an important document for every adult, regardless of the value of the estate. The attorneys at Toews Law Group, Inc., providing counsel about living wills in San Luis Obispo have released a report to help you realize the important role an AHCD plays in your… Continue Reading San Luis Obispo Attorneys Release ‘Why Every Adult Needs a Living Will’

Page 1 of 31 2 3