Video: Can TV Tax Resolutions Companies Help Me?

I had a client come in last week who owed taxes for 2010 through 2015 for a total amount of $110,000, he had not paid any estimates for 2017 and he had not paid nor filed his 2016 tax return. He had already paid $6000 to one of these TV tax resolution places that have...

​ Video: Do I need a power of attorney?

I am Ted Hoyt, board certified tax law specialist has been practicing law for over 40 years. First: What is a power of attorney? A power of attorney is a document where I appoint someone as my agent to act on my behalf when I am unable to do so, for example, I could...

Video: Do I need a revocable trust?

Do I need a revocable trust? Can I qualify for Medicaid if I put my assets in a trust? I am Ted Hoyt, a board certified tax law specialist, has been practicing law for over 40 years. For 40 years national and local firms have been advertising to people to hire them to...

Video: Last And Testament With Children

Hi, I am Jena Wynne, and I am an attorney in Lafayette at Hoyt & Stanford. I have previously talked about what your spouse will inherit if you do not have a Last Will and Testament. What happens though if you have a child? If you have a child, then your child will...

Video: Last Will And Testament With No Children

Hi, I am Jena Wynne, and I am an attorney in Lafayette at Hoyt & Stanford.   I meet with couples often who are finally getting around to making their Last Will and Testament. Couples are often surprised to learn what their spouse will inherit from them without a Last...

​ Video: So how does community property work?

Hello. My name is Reardon Stanford, of Hoyt & Stanford, L.L.C. I’m a board certified family law specialist, and I’ve been practicing law for over 20 years. You probably know that Louisiana is a community property state. You may not know what that means. In Louisiana,...