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Library of Congress Subject Headings:
Wills--United States
Trusts and trustees--United States
Trusts and trustees--Florida

How to formulate a keyword search:
A general search for "wills" will bring up over 100 results in the LTC's catalog!  To narrow your search, consider limiting your search by date or type of resource.  For example, a search for wills nutshell after 2005 only retrieves 2 results.      

If you need assistance formulating a search, ask a reference librarian: we're here to help!

Suggested Search Terms




Estate Tax

Inheritance Tax

Estate Planning





How to Use This Guide

This guide is intended to assist researchers in identifying and locating resources about the creation and administration of wills and trusts.  Because tax law is such a large part of this topic you will also find information about the tax resources involved in the law of wills and trusts.  Where appropriate selected resources specific to the states of Florida and Georgia are also included.   


Selected Booklist with Call Numbers

Manning on Estate Planning By Jerome A. Manning, Anita S. Rosenbloom, & Seth D. Slotkin

KF749 .M3622 2004

Scott & Ascher on Trusts By Austin Wakeman Scott, William Franklin Fratcher, & Mark L. Ascher

KF730 .S3 2006

WillsBy Robert S. Feinberg

KF755 .Z9 W552 2005

Uniform Probate Code and Uniform Trust Code in a Nutshell By Lawrence H. Averill

KF765 .Z95 A94 2001

The Living Trust: The Failproof Way to Pass Along Your Estate to Your Heirs Without Lawyers, Courts, or the Probate System By Henry W. Abts III

KF734 .A93 2003

Wills, Trusts, and Estates: Including Taxation and Future Interests By William M. McGovern

KF755 .M34 2004

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