Two Estate Planning Dos and Don’ts

It’s not fun to think about estate planning. Like religion and politics, estate planning is not something you bring up at parties. (Unless you’re a financial planner and even then, it’s not going to thrill your fellow guests.) Heck! You don’t even want to think about...

Land Trust Training Day

Thank you, Millionaire Possibilities, for a successful Land Trust Training Day! Mr. Land Trust®: Hey! We’re here in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and we just finished a one-day training, a Land Trusts Made Simple® Basic training class here in Oklahoma. Ed Zinnamon’s got...

Rarely Taught in Law Schools

Land Trust law is rarely taught in law schools across America. Attorneys learn trust law; Sure. The problem is there are lawyers who learn about trust laws, receive their degree, and have a false sense that because of this they understand Land Trust laws. These same...

How is a Land Trust Taxed

“How is a Land Trust taxed?” I am often challenged on whether a Land Trust has to file a tax return or not. Some “professionals” insist that I am wrong when I say that a Land Trust does not file a tax return and does not obtain a FEIN number with the...

Is a Land Trust Legal in Your State?

Just about every week I get a call or email from a student (or prospective student) asking me if it is LEGAL to form a Land Trust in their state?  Oftentimes they have been told by their attorney, accountant, or title company that the use of a Land Trust in their...