Estate Planning for Music Copyright Owners

If you are a music creator or the successor/representative of a music creator, planning how your music copyrights figure into your estate can ensure that they continue to provide revenue for years to come.

Planning an estate can be a complicated, time-consuming process, so we’re happy to offer this brief three-part introduction to estate planning for music creators, their successors and other copyright owners.

Please keep in mind that ASCAP cannot offer legal, tax or estate planning advice. We strongly encourage you to consult with your tax advisor regarding estate planning. If legal advice or other expert assistance is required, seek out a professional to help.