my ex husband died last month and did not chang me as benificary. we have been divorced since 05, i have one child from him and he had two other children, who get the money and do you have to pay tax on it? We were married for 24 years. When I was divorced I had it in my papers that his oldest son oversee his life insurance in the name of my daughter who at the time was under 18.
State/Country relating to question: Texas
I have done nothing. His company is sending me a packet of the benifits payable
In Texas if you divorced then the beneficiary designation is no longer valid and the insurance proceeds default into his estate. Thank you for allowing me to assist you. I believe I have answered all of the questions you asked so I would request that you please click the ACCEPT button so I receive credit for my work and leave feedback if you have a chance. Please consider clicking "BONUS" as a nice way of saying "thanks" for a job well done, although this is neither required nor expected. Please remember that we can only base our answers on the information you provide and sometimes a misunderstanding as to what you are looking for or already know occurs so feel free to ask additional questions. Please be aware that my answer is not legal advice, it is merely information. You should always contact a local attorney for legal advice.Several customers have asked how they direct a question to me in particular. If you specifically want me to provide information for you just put “FOR JD 1992” in the subject line and I will pick up the next time I am online.
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