My mom is the oldest of three siblings, two girls and one
Hi, my mom is the oldest of three siblings, two girls and one boy. My uncle (the middle child) died two months ago. The will was very simple stating that the house be sold and divided between the sisters. My aunt (the executrix) has been selling items out of the house. There has been no communication between the sisters in regards ***** ***** is being sold and for how much.How do I approach my aunt to get details on the will and how the estate was to be divided? What questions do I ask?Any help would be greatly appreciated.Thanks,Rich
This is in California. I am the buyer in a real estate
This is in California. I am the buyer in a real estate transaction for which the seller is the executor for the owner who passed away. The executor has signed the sale contract as the seller on behalf of the seller's trust. We are about 7 days into contract. Yesterday, the executor passed away. What are the implications to the home sale transaction, if any? Once a new executor is determined, can the new executor change the course of the real estate contract already in progress?
My mother passed away two month ago and i have been appointed
my mother passed away two month ago and i have been appointed administrator of her estate which is only her home. it appraised for 35,000. she had no money in the bank either and no vehicle. i have 5 living siblings and one of my sisters lived with her for the last 5 years taking care of her. my mother had a letter saying she wished to let my sister live in the house as long as she wanted and had a notary sign it. she had about 6,000 in credit card debt and they are calling me saying we will have to sell the house to pay them and i dont know if that is true. we live in west virginia and the house is in west virginia. the house is paid off. i have been told by friends of the family that we dont have to sell it but i need to know. the lawers i have contacted want paid to answer any questions.
Deceased passed away (intestate) prior to filing income tax
Deceased passed away (intestate) prior to filing income tax returns for the prior year. Spouse, who is dependent administrator, filed tax returns (filed as married with both spouse income info) for the prior year and a tax refund was given. Tax refundwas direct deposited into spouse's account. Should the tax refund be included in the estate inventory/assets and if so, should it be treated as community property?
Would I need to seek a lawyer for my fathers estate that left
Would I need to seek a lawyer for my fathers estate that left no will and estate value is less than 200k and only me and my brother are surviving heirs that are in agreence with halving the estate. Also there is around 700 dollars he now owes to bills and credit cards.
I live in Arkansas my father passed away without a will in
I live in Arkansas my father passed away without a will in Arkansas2012 since then I hired a lawyer who represented me and I am admintistrex of estate I have a brother I do not know where he is and my lawyer say s that the court has to be petition before land can be sold (hwy department wants to purchase ten acres out of 40 acre tract my father also had other property I would like like to keep in family my question is does the lawyer have to keep probate open since my brother is unable to be located and does the judge have to ok sale of land to hwy department department? How do I get out of this probate mess? I don't feel my lawyer is trustworthy at this point. Help