Resources: Probate Administration

Assets that go through probate include any asset that is individually owned by the deceased and not subject to a contrac...
Being named the executor of an estate comes with many responsibilities. Some are clear, as dictated by law or by the pro...
1) Go to: Apply for an Employer Identification Number (EIN) Online and click on the apply online now button   2) Click...
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...
To understand the outcome of a California probate case when there is a surviving spouse, you’ll need to first understand...
“Community Property” is a legal term used to define the treatment of property and income acquired during a marriage. Cer...
One of the most common questions we get is: What happens when a family member “fights” the will?    The best way to ans...
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...
 By Vincent Hein, attorney If you’re looking for information about probate in Ohio, you’ve come to the right place. Read...