Estate Law Questions? Ask an Estate Lawyer.
It is best not to allow one person sole signature authority, especially with a large estate. Make sure to get periodic reports and an accounting of estate assets.
resistance to cpa is not a good sign, as there should be organized transparency
Normally, the rep has an estate lawyer and accountant who carry most of the work and ensure the estate is properly handled and beneficiaries informed.
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