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Assets that go through probate include any asset that is individually owned by the deceased and not subject to a contrac...
“Probate” might sound intimidating, but it’s simply the process through which you seek authority from a court of law to ...
The definition of Probate is: "the official proving of a will" and/or "establish the validity of a will".   A more gene...
Being named the executor of an estate comes with many responsibilities. Some are clear, as dictated by law or by the pro...
Probate costs vary depending upon the complexity of the deceased’s debts and assets. As the particular situation will va...
This question is at the heart of our service, put another way: Can I probate a will myself online? The simple answer is...
1) Go to: Apply for an Employer Identification Number (EIN) Online and click on the apply online now button   2) Click...
Probate is the process of transferring the ownership of assets, paying the debts, and finalizing the legal affairs of a ...
If you are executor or administrator of an estate, one of your primary jobs is to pay the debts of the deceased. Since m...
What if your loved one died without a  will? First off, you’re not alone. Courts frequently handle probate cases withou...
Probate legal forms are the court documents needed to interact with the court in order to open, process and close an est...
Probate A Will/Estate Yourself Online Without An Attorney One of the most common questions we get asked is ‘how to prob...
So you have been named the executor (if there’s a will) or are prepared to become the administrator (if there’s no will)...
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California defines a small estate as one in which the assets are under $150,000.  To take advantage of simplified proced...
“Community Property” is a legal term used to define the treatment of property and income acquired during a marriage. Cer...
To understand the outcome of a California probate case when there is a surviving spouse, you’ll need to first understand...
One of the most common questions we get is: What happens when a family member “fights” the will?    The best way to ans...
To successfully probate a will in New York — or to probate an estate with no will — you must successfully navigate all t...
Accurately determining and reporting the true value of an estate (to the court and to interested parties, such as heirs ...
“Will I have to pay taxes on my inheritance?” This is a question we hear all the time. With that in mind, we have writte...
Congratulations! You have officially filed for probate, your documents have been accepted, and your hearing has been s...