National Association of Estate Planners and Councils

Frequently Asked Questions for Estate Planners and Councils

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Questions About Accredited Estate Planners® (AEP®)

Questions About Estate Planning Law Specialists (EPLS)

Questions About Our Local Council Web Site Program

Questions About Affiliating Your Council with NAEPC

What happens if we join half-way through the year?
Dues will be required again on January 1 of the following calendar year.

When our council joins, does this make all the council members, members of the NAEPC?
By virtue of a council's membership, the member of the local council is entitled to take advantage of the programs and services offered by NAEPC.

By joining the NAEPC, does the local council then fall under the NAEPC's 501(c) 6 status?
No, every council is a separate entity and should establish themselves as such.

Questions About the NAEPC Education Foundation

Questions About the NAEPC Annual Conference

Questions About the NAEPC Journal of Estate & Tax Planning

Is the NAEPC Journal of Estate & Tax Planning available in print?
No, online only.

How can I contribute to the NAEPC Journal of Estate & Tax Planning?
By contacting the editor or NAEPC staff.

Questions About Offering a Member Benefit