Surprising to most people, the federal estate tax is a voluntary tax. Estate planning attorneys used to say, “You only pay if you don’t plan.” Now, portability of the federal estate tax exclusion [...]
About Jeffrey Hall
Attorney Jeffrey Hall, MBA, CPA, Esq. is an experienced elder law & estate planning attorney whose practice is located in northern California, more specifically, the East Bay of San Francisco.
Jeffrey Hall provides sound legal advice and counsel for older adults and their families. Jeff believes that the maze of aging care and cost challenges can be addressed by proper planning and meeting issues straight on; he believes that planning and advocating for families may help provide more lifestyle choices and care options. Jeff’s own story includes the personal journey he faced when planning for care and financial concerns for his own mother following her health crisis. After working to resolve the many issues involving his mother’s care, he decided to pursue advocacy for the elderly should be his priority and he then embarked on combining an elder law team that focuses on holistic planning involving legal, financial, and care concerns.
A full-service private practice focusing on the needs of clients in the areas of Estate Planning, Elder Law, Medi-Cal, Probate, and Taxation
We offer our estate planning knowledge to people throughout Northern California, regardless of their economic status. We have the experience and knowledge of estate planning law to properly advise you about protecting your assets, avoiding probate and caring for your children in your absence.
Elder Law and Medi-Cal
Most seniors will require some form of nursing home or long-term care during their elderly years. At the Law Office of Jeffrey Hall, PC, we understand the multitude of emotions that come with preparing for this reality.
Probate is essentially nothing more than a court-supervised transfer of title of assets to the named individuals. The court distributes the deceased’s assets according to a will, if there is one. In the absence of a will, the court distributed the assets according to heirs using the predetermined framework under state law.
U.S. soldiers, sailors, coast guardsmen, marines, and airmen who devote their lives to protecting the safety and freedom of the United States. They deserve to be treated with honor and respect, a degree of which is demonstrated through the administration of veterans’ benefits.
Special Needs Trust
As the parent of a special-needs child, founding principal attorney Jeffrey Hall can relate to other parents who naturally want to do the right thing for a physically, mentally or developmentally disabled dependent.
Our business law services concentrate on risk management and avoidance, whether assisting clients in establishing a new business or providing ongoing legal advice as business concerns arise.
The Law Office of Jeffrey Hall, PC is committed to assisting Northern California families with trust and living trust administration. We focus on the efficient administration of trusts for our clients. We handle trust tax returns, trust management, and protection of assets. We also assist with regular documentation when the trust is under the court’s authority.
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