PRICE LIST

Effective December 15th, 2015, we have reduced our prices to the following price list. The following is the price list for estate planning for the Willingham Law Firm, PC located in McKinney, Texas. Due to the nature of Estate Planning, a document may cost more less if additional information is added or taken from a document.
Please note, we offer a 10% estate planning discount to all veterans.

LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT

Last Will and Testament - $199 – Almost all Last Will and Testaments are only a $199. However, an additional charge will be added if a person wants to add a testamentary trust to a Will. Please note that a couple will have to do two wills.

GUARDIANSHIP DOCUMENTS

Durable Power of Attorney - $150 – A Durable Power of Attorney, also known as a Financial Power of Attorney, is a document which gives power to an agent to make financial decisions for another.

Medical Power of Attorney - $100 – A Medical Power of Attorney is a document which gives an agent the authority to make medical decisions.

HIPAA - $75 – A HIPAA is a document which gives an agent the right to receive medical records from another.

Directive to Physician (Living Will) - $75 – A Living Will is a document which gives the power to an individual to determine whether or not a person wants to continue or discontinue life sustaining treatment.

INDIVIDUAL ESTATE PLANNING PACKAGE

$498

Will, Durable Power of Attorney, Medical Power of Attorney, HIPAA, and Living Will

COUPLE’S ESTATE PLANNING PACKAGE

$798

2 Wills, 2 Durable Power of Attorneys, 2 Medical Power of Attorneys, 2 HIPAAs, and 2 Living Wills

TRUSTS

Living Trust - $1000 – A Living Trust is $1000 if drafted by itself. However, please note that a Living Trust must be accompanied by other documents.

Bill of Sale - $150 – Trust Bill of Sale is necessary to show proper funding.

Assignment of Property - $200 – An Assignment of Property is a document which helps fund your Trust.

Certificate of Trust - $250 – A Certificate of Trust is a short version of your Trust which allows people to see the funding of the trust without seeing your personal information.

Warranty Deed - $300 – A warranty deed is used to transfer your real property to your trust. Additional deeds will be a $150 per deed. This includes filing fee.

TRUST PACKAGES

All Trust documents are close to $3,000, if all documents are done together we reduce the amount to $2,500 (see Couple’s Revocable Living Trust Package below)

Couple’s Revocable Living Trust Packages - $2,500 – A Couple’s Revocable Living Trust Package consists of 2 Wills, 2 Durable Power of Attorneys, 2 Medical Power of Attorneys, 2 HIPAAs, 2 Living Wills, Warranty Deed, Bill of Sale, Assignment of Property, Living Trust, and Certificate of Trust. In addition, we handle the filing of your deed and provide funding instructions. We will not handle the funding for you unless you execute a power of attorney for us to change your beneficiaries.

Couple’s Revocable Living Trust Packages + Estate Tax Planning - $5,500 – If your estate is worth more than 5.43 million dollars or the estate tax exclusion amount, then you’ll need help with tax planning. We have an additional charge of $3,000 for any Estate Tax Planning.

Couple’s Revocable Living Trust Package + Business Planning - $6,000 – Business Planning with a Trust Package. The cost may be reduced if only general advice is given and no business structure is set up.

Family Limited Partnerships - $2,500

LONG TERM CARE PACKAGES

Basic Posterity Plan- $1,000 Single/$1,500 Couple -- Includes Wills, Enhanced Durable POA, Medical POA, HIPAA, Living Wills, and Preneed Documents.

Foundation Posterity Plan - $2,500 Single/ $3,500 Couple -- Includes Living Trust, Wills, Enhanced Life Estate Deet, Family Caregiver Agreement, Certificate of Trust, Assignment of Property, Bill of Sale, Deeds, Assignment of Business Interest, Enhanced Durable POA, Medical POA, HIPAA, Living wills, and Preneed Documents

Advance Posterity Plan - $5,489 Single/ $7,989 Couple -- Includes D4B Income Trust, Long Term Care Planning, Asset Restructuring, Income Tax Planning, Living Trust, Wills, Enhanced Life Estate Deet, Family Caregiver Agreement, Certificate of Trust, Assignment of Property, Bill of Sale, Deeds, Assignment of Business Interest, Medicaid Planning, Enhanced Durable POA, Medical POA, HIPAA, Living wills, and Preneed Documents.

Advance Posterity Plan + Immediate Medicaid Assistance - $10,489 Single/ $13,989 Couple -- Includes D4B Income Trust, Long Term Care Planning, Asset Restructuring, Income Tax Planning, Living Trust, Wills, Enhanced Life Estate Deet, Family Caregiver Agreement, Certificate of Trust, Assignment of Property, Bill of Sale, Deeds, Assignment of Business Interest, Medicaid Planning, Medicaid Application, Medicaid Assistance, Enhanced Durable POA, Medical POA, HIPAA, Living wills, and Preneed Doguments.

PROBATE

Please note that prices below may be reduced if circumstances allow it or may increase if the probate is more complex. We put the prices below to give you an idea of an average cost. You must consult with an attorney to determine the actual charge. The prices listed is to give an idea of the cost to the estate.

Heirship Affidavits - $750 – In certain situations an heirship affidavit can be used to probate the estate of an individual.

Muniment of Title -$1,500 – A Muniment of Title can probate an estate which just consists of Real Property. However, a Muniment of Title might not be the best way to probate an estate.

Uncontested Probate - $3,000 – An uncontested probate with a will which sets up an independent administration is a flat fee of $3,000. Please note this does not include any contested matter. Also, this price may be reduced if the Probate Attorney feels that there are no issues.

Contested Probate – All Contested Probates are billed hourly or taken on a contingency.