Singleton-English Law Offices


The firm provides comprehensive Estate Planning services for clients whose net worth ranges from a few hundred thousand to several million dollars and whose needs range from simple wills, powers of attorney, and living wills to more complex estate plans involving inter vivos ("living") trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, charitable remainder trusts, personal residence trusts, and family gifting programs.


Another very important area of expertise is that of estate administration and probate, including assisting the executor with all aspects of the estate administration process beginning with the notification of all heirs, marshalling and valuing all assets, through the preparation and filing of all estate related tax returns (Federal Estate Tax Return, Pennsylvania Inheritance Return, Estate Income Tax Return, Trust Income Tax Return, and Final Individual Income Tax Return of decedent), and finally obtaining court approval for the distribution of estate assets to the rightful heirs.

Singleton-English Law Offices also assists business owners by handling the incorporation process for newly formed businesses or for those converting from a sole proprietorship to a corporation; preparing buy-sell agreements and assisting with the preparation and implementation of family limited partnership agreements.

The firm also engages in tax research relating to income, estate, and gift tax issues; provides general tax planning advice; and prepares or reviews individual income tax returns, trust and estate income tax returns, and estate and gift tax returns.