Welcome to the Missouri estate planning laws section, covering a wide range of topics. This is a valuable resource on probate law, estate taxes, and wills in "The Show Me State." A will can help transfer property and avoid tax burdens. Depending on your wishes and the size of your estate, your will in Missouri could be a single page or a lengthy, complex document. Plus a trust can either be created during a person's lifetime, or after death, by a will. You can also declare your wishes regarding life-prolonging medical procedures in Missouri, among other things. Click on a link below to get started.