Accettura & Hurwitz, handles the legal needs of senior citizens and their heirs, of young workers and couples planning for their retirement, and of military veterans seeking their benefits.
As estate planners, our goal is to minimize or eliminate taxes, avoid probate, allow you to control the disposition of your assets both during life and after death, and preserve the assets of elders in need of assisted living or nursing home care.
Our other specialties include Medicaid planning and dispute resolution.
In 2011, our attorneys’ efforts earned Accettura & Hurwitz Hour magazine’s 2011 Five Star Wealth Manager Award, an honor based on clients’ overall satisfaction.
Our firm’s attorneys have provided legal assistance to thousands of clients throughout Michigan, while P. Mark Accettura’s books, articles, and columns have provided authoritative information to thousands more across the United States.
We needed some deed paperwork done for my dad while he was in hospice. Mark Accettura met with us, explained everything, and quickly produced the necessary forms. This was a very difficult time for us, and he really took care of us. Thank you.
These gentlemen have been helping me through a very difficult time in my life. They are honest, patient and knowledgeable. I highly recommend them for both estate planning and elder care help and advice!
My wife and I have used the services of Accettura and Hurwitz and have been very pleased. Everyone is professional and efficient and nothing is hidden, no surprises and all fees explained. I would recommend them to anyone needing legal services.
As is our custom, this semiannual correspondence is intended to keep you abreast of developments in estate and elder law. The following is a brief summary of noteworthy developments since our last communication: Download the Fall 2021 newsletter! Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage has been legal in every state in the United States since the U.S. Supreme Court ruling of Obergefell v Hodges on June 26, 2015. A number of benefits are available to couples who marry, including the unlimited marital deduction (allowing for unlimited transfers between same-sex couples both during life and after death), portability (rules that preserve the unused portion of a deceased spouse’s estate and gift exclusion amount), and IRA and qualified plan rollovers.Continue Reading