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My mother passed away leaving only an IRA intended for her

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My mother passed away leaving only an IRA intended for her funeral expenses. She didn't realize it would have to be probated.
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: What expenses can I expect? Alabama
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Death certificate
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Barrister replied 6 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney who will try my very best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I research statutes or ordinances and type out an answer or reply, but rest assured, I am working on your question.

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Please let me express my condolences on your loss..

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Who told you that the IRA had to go through probate?

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Did mother have any other assets in her name when she passed?

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thanks

Barrister

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