At Alter & Rockey, Associates at Law, our goal is to give you peace of mind. Our firm helps families plan for life, deal with death, preserve wealth, and protect inheritances. Our clients engage us when planning for the two most important aspects of their lives: Everything they own and everyone they love.
By actively listening to our clients, we create and administer highly personalized plans that reflect our clients' own unique situations. It's not just the law, it's how the law affects you.
We routinely represent clients in the areas of: Estate Planning (including the creation of Wills and Trusts); Incapacity Planning (including the creation of Durable Powers of Attorney and Health Care Directives); Elder Law; Medical Assistance (Medicaid); Estate Administration; Trust Administration; Probate; and Small Business Formation.
We work with individuals and families living throughout Indiana. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (765) 864.4090.
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Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
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Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
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The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
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Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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