Although most people request an estate plan that helps with avoiding probate, not everyone actually understands what that means. Avoiding probate court does not simply mean avoiding estate taxes. If avoiding probate is your estate planning goal, here are four ways to accomplish that goal. What is the purpose of probate? Basically, probate is a [ ] The post What if Avoiding Probate is my Goal for Estate Planning? appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.