Julieanne E. Steinbacher, Esq., CELA*, founding partner and shareholder of Steinbacher, Goodall & Yurchak, and Jenna L. Franks, Esq., recently published the 2021 Supplement to the Pennsylvania Trust Guide. This guide is used as a handbook for attorneys, trustees, and their advisors and was produced by George T. Bisel Company, Inc.
The supplement to the guide contains important law updates concerning trust and tax law and features an analysis of brand-new cases relating to trust creation and administration. Other highlights include an overview of the types of charitable trusts and how to incorporate them as a planning tool for clients, a discussion about the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, drafting tips for legal practitioners in the area of trust and estate planning, sample forms and letter templates used for trust funding, an overview of supplemental needs trusts, differences between grantor/non-grantor and revocable/irrevocable trusts, case studies involving irrevocable trusts in Medicaid and long-term care planning, effective uses of trusts to achieve desired tax planning goals, and much more.
“It’s an incredible honor to get asked to write the supplement to this impactful publication,” said Julie Steinbacher. “As one of the nation’s oldest and most influential legal book publishers, Bisel has solidified itself as the go-to resource for attorneys seeking practical and effective solutions to client matters while further enhancing their own knowledge for the betterment of the clients they serve.”
For 144 years, George T. Bisel Company, Inc. has been identified within the legal community as the definitive publisher and resource for books on Pennsylvania law, legal information, and procedures. The family-owned company is now entering its sixth generation of serving the legal profession with the most comprehensive collection of legal books, specialty law journals, instructional works, forms, and other valuable media resources. For more information about George T. Bisel Company, including access to their most up-to-date library of Pennsylvania legal materials, visit Bisel.com.
*Certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation.