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How do I determine weather or not a Trust is statutory or

how do I determine weather or not a Trust is statutory or non-statutory?JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: This service is very kool! WAJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: many over the years, but none on this trust...JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: not on this direct question.... Thanks

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Law Educator, Esq.

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If I have a simple trust with real estate properties, can

If I have a simple trust with real estate properties, can the beneficiary receive proceeds from the sale of the real estate?

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Gerald, Esq

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Is it a crime to employ a family member, loan them money to

Is it a crime to employ a family member, loan them money to buy a property? Also what is the limit to the amount of money you can give a person as a gift before it becomes taxable? I had all these questions come up during a investigation concerning my mother 1 year after the transfer which was done before any knowledge of the investigation

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I've lived with a girl for 8 years plus some! She gets

I've lived with a girl for 8 years plus some! She gets Social security. We want to separate buy obviously she has limited means. I thunk I can sell my house and help her get started on her own but how can she be gifted like that with losing her SSI?She.gets Supplemental security and she has a payee.Ashford also wants me to be her payee instead of her adopted mom. Should I do that for her.

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How can I obtain my dad's will with not knowing lawyer my

How can I obtain my dad's will with not knowing lawyer my sister will not give A copy to me or the name of the lawyer

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My husband died and we have a loan on our Motorhome with

My husband died and we have a loan on our Motorhome with Bank of America. The Motorhome was only in his name and was told I could Voluntarily Surrender from the bank. Our bank account was in our name together and there he had no other funds except of an IRA that I've been told cannot be used for collection. I found this on your site and want to ensure they can't come after me for the balance of the loan if the don't get the amount at Auction to cover the loan balance. http://www.justanswer.com/law/6go1o-signed-voluntary-repossession-bank-america-covering.htmlJA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: Florida is our Residence. He died in South Dakota.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No - don't have the money for a lawyer.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: I have not started Probate in Florida yet. We have a truck that is paid for that was in his name.JA: What state is this in? And how old is the truck?Customer: I'm stuck in South Dakota and can't afford the Motorhome because we were 10 years apart and don't have access to income or his 401K

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I would like to ask Eli from Texas what he thinks of my

I would like to ask Eli from Texas what he thinks of my response and if he would try to come up with another route or to expand on the idea of removing her as ttee, if there is a way without alerting the beneficiaries. Otherwise, please say I am dead in the water, or give me some hope and ideas with the restraining order effect. My wife just visited Midland Texas area....with her boyfriend last week. Left the house unattended with a bunch of homeless gangsters in my family home and additional gangsters invited after she turned the corner. Shit!

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My aunt has been getting calfresh and calwork benefit for

My aunt has been getting calfresh and calwork benefit for little over a year. But I guess she didn't report the right income amount to them and they now investigating the case. What kind of penalty will she get?

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I'm a Co-Trustor of my Mother's Trust. I want to sell the

I'm a Co-Trustor of my Mother's Trust. I want to sell the house which I have the authority to do. However, my brother (a beneficiary of the Trust proceeds) believes that I cannot sell without his signature/approval and therefore does not want to leave. He does not pay rent and does not pay the taxes on this property held under the Trust. It is a standard Trust; generic document form. There is no formal definition of a "Beneficiary", only how proceeds will be divided upon the disposal of property assets.Is there a hidden phrase or paragraph I'm not aware of in this Trust in the ten sections that gives a Beneficiary can prevent a sale?Bob

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