Federal Estate and Gift Tax Rates

In 2011, Congress revised the federal estate tax rules, setting the individual lifetime combined estate and gift tax exemption at $5,000,000 (pegged...

Estate Planning Attorney John M. Boylston on the Radio

M&B, P.C. Attorney, John M. Boylston, is on Portland Radio Station KKPZ 1330 AM from 5:30-6:00 pm on Monday March 9th. On the show, John talks...

M&B, P.C. Attorney John M. Boylston Named to Super Lawyers 2014 Oregon Rising Star List

We are excited to announce that Myatt & Bell, P.C. attorney John Boylston has been selected to the Super Lawyers 2014 Oregon Rising Stars list...

Estate Planning For Blended Families

By John M. Boylston At Myatt & Bell, P.C. we have worked with many blended families, which consist of various combinations of step-parents,...

How Estate Planning Saved the Los Angeles Clippers from Donald Sterling

On April 29, NBA commissioner Adam Silver banned Donald Sterling from the league for life and declared that the NBA would take away Sterling's...

Pre-Retirement Workshop and Brunch

Pre-Retirement Workshop and Brunch Saturday June 21st, 8:45 am – 10:30am Brunch Hosted by Katie Tickner and Tim Tank, Financial Advisors at Morgan...

5 Great Habits to Have for Spring and a Reminder for Children Caring for Elderly Parents:

As Oregonians we are accustomed to seeing raindrops on the window and it can be difficult to believe that springtime really is here.  Despite the...

A Letter to Our Clients Regarding Essential Elements of an Up-To-Date Estate Plan

We recently sent this letter to many of our past clients because there have been many changes in the estate planning world over the last few years....

Oregon Estate Tax Rates 2011 to the Present

With proper estate planning, we can significantly reduce, or even eliminate, your Oregon estate tax liability! completely!  Even if your estate is...

Don’t Make Your Kids Go to Court to Take Care of You!

When you become incapacitated, it almost always falls on your children to gather, maintain, and manage your financial affairs.  This is a big job,...

Who do you trust to handle your affairs?

When creating your estate plan, you say exactly where you want to leave your assets.  But, who is responsible for achieving your plan and making...