Friday, October 8, 2010

Inheriting the Family Gun

As fall settles into Wisconsin, I am reminded that hunting season is not far off. In this State, and across the country, hunting is a family tradition. And, more often than not, inheriting a family gun is an element of estate planning. This article recently came to my attention, and underscores the importance of properly planning an estate; most people would not think that bequeathing a family gun might violated federal or state laws related to firearms!