Swier Law Firm Announces New Book Release: Estate Planning for Farmers and Ranchers in South Dakota

Swier Law Firm recently published a new book titled Estate Planning for Farmers and Ranchers in South Dakota 

Scott Swier and Jake Fischer, Chair of Swier Law Firm’s Agricultural Law Practice Group, co-authored the book which explains important estate planning concepts for agricultural producers in a logical and user-friendly style. As with the other books in Swier Law Firm’s popular series, Estate Planning for Farmers and Ranchers in South Dakota is updated to reflect recent changes in this complex area. 

The book’s clear organization and down-to-earth approach makes it a valuable reference tool for anyone who seeks to understand agricultural estate planning issues in South Dakota. In this compact volume, Mr. Swier and Mr. Fischer give readers answers to their most common agricultural estate planning questions, including

  • What is your "Estate"?
  • Do you really need an Estate Plan?
  • What is a Last Will & Testament and what does it do for you?
  • What is Jointly-Owned Property and Financial Accounts?
  • What are Powers of Attorney and Living Wills?
  • 11 Common Questions from South Dakota Farmers and Ranchers about Estate Planning
  • 7 Common Questions from Farmers and Ranchers about Trusts in South Dakota
  • 11 Common Questions from Farmers and Ranchers about Powers of Attorney and Living Wills in South Dakota
  • And much more...
Scott Swier
Founding Member, Attorney At Law