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403, 2019

Quick Start Guide to Oklahoma Estate Planning and Elder Law – Part 1

By |March 4th, 2019|Categories: Estate Planning and Elder Law|Tags: |

Everyone should give some thought to preparing an estate plan. At its simplest, an estate plan is nothing more than a list of instructions regarding your values and valuables. These instructions are then used to help make decisions about your medical care, your property, and your family. Estate Planning for [...]

2102, 2019

Law Insight – Who is Responsible for the Probate of an Estate?

By |February 21st, 2019|Categories: Estate Planning and Elder Law|Tags: , , , , |

Who is responsible for the probate of an estate? Usually this is an easy question if a person dies with a will because most wills specifically nominate a person or persons that the Willmaker prefers to administer their property. But it starts to get complicated if these people are not [...]

1202, 2019

Law Insight – Term of Existence

By |February 12th, 2019|Categories: Business Startup|Tags: , , , , , , |

To start your own Limited Liability Company or LLC, it is necessary to complete an application called the “Articles of Organization” with the Oklahoma Secretary of State. One of the questions on this form relates to the “Term of Existence” or how long will the LLC live. Most filers just [...]

1202, 2019

Law Insight – Who Can Be a Registered Agent?

By |February 12th, 2019|Categories: Business Startup|Tags: , , , , |

Every Limited Liability Company must specify the name, and mailing address of their Registered Agent. This is important because the RA will be the first one to receive any legal paperwork should the LLC be become involved in a lawsuit. But who can be a Registered Agent? Oklahoma allows an [...]

402, 2019

WARNING! A New Social Security Scam

By |February 4th, 2019|Categories: Estate Planning and Elder Law|Tags: |

A new Social Security scam has started the rounds. We got a panicked telephone call from one of our tax clients last week. They received a voice mail message stating that Officer X was with the Social Security Enforcement Division, and it was imperative that they return his telephone call [...]

2901, 2019

Sponsor of The Park 2019 Men’s Retreat featuring Alan Robertson and Allan Trimble

By |January 29th, 2019|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

Morrel Law PLLC was honored and privileged to be a featured sponsor of The Park 2019 Men's Retreat featuring Alan Robertson (Duck Commander) and Coach Allan Trimble (Trimble Strong). The theme of this year's retreat was "Approved". For we speak as messengers approved by God to be entrusted with good [...]

2501, 2019

Press Release – Reece Morrel, Jr. named an ACCREDITED ESTATE PLANNER® Designee

By |January 25th, 2019|Categories: Press Release|Tags: , , , , , , |

TULSA, OKLAHOMA (PRWEB) JANUARY 25, 2019 Reece Morrel, Jr. is newly certified as an Accredited Estate Planner® (AEP®) designee by the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils (NAEPC). His office, Morrel Law PLLC, is located at 6846 S Canton Ave Ste 200, Tulsa, OK 74136. Reece Morrel, Jr. has [...]

2101, 2019

Law Insight – Choosing a Name for Your LLC

By |January 21st, 2019|Categories: Business Startup|Tags: , , , , , , |

When choosing a name for your LLC (limited liability company), there are several factors to keep in mind. First, the name must be available with the Oklahoma Secretary of State. This is easily checked by visiting their website and performing a name search. However, it is important to remember the [...]

1401, 2019

Law Insight – Tax Refunds During the Federal Government Shutdown

By |January 14th, 2019|Categories: Tax Preparation and Resolution|Tags: , , |

Many of our clients have been calling wondering how the government shutdown will affect tax season.+ Well, on January 7, 2019, the IRS did announce that they will recall some of their furloughed employees. Officially, tax season will begin on January 28th of this year. This will also allow the [...]

1301, 2019

2019 Resolutions – Smile More. Laugh More. Love More.

By |January 13th, 2019|Categories: Morrel of the Story|Tags: , , , , |

It has been a difficult holiday season. I have been to two funerals in three weeks. The Friday before Christmas, a good friend of mine passed away - he was 49 years old. And, then three weeks later, another friend passed away on his 90th birthday. After reflecting on their [...]