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Welcome to Our Firm’s Estate, Trust, and Individual Tax Blog

We strive to provide valuable information, through this Blog, to our readership regarding the various and often inter-related legal practice areas involving estate and trust planning and administration and representation of and advising clients in matters involving various areas of taxation.

Norris McLaughlin, P.A., possesses both breadth and depth in its attorneys’ combined experience and technical skill in the following areas: estate and trust planning, estate and trust administration; powers of attorney, health care powers and advance directives/living wills; Federal income tax and gift tax planning; planning for business ownership and succession; tax planning as it applies to charitable gifts, life insurance, and retirement plans; areas involving special needs trusts and disability planning; as well as private foundations; Will contests and other estate and trust disputes and litigation; and estate and tax planning for marriage and divorce. Our firm’s attorneys routinely represent individuals, entities, estates, and trusts in various kinds of tax controversies, audits, and examinations involving the IRS and state and local taxing authorities.

The attorneys who practice in the Estate, Trust, and Tax Practice Group possess years of experience and can provide helpful guidance as to applicable Federal law and the law of various states which include Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York.

For additional information regarding our practice group or on any specific blog post, we encourage you to email me, Judith Harris, at or James Costello at