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Parents died left me $ in will, now six years later i

parents died left me $ in will, now six years later i received a letter requestingi sign, notoarize and return (receipt and release) beofre i get money. is this normal? sould i say send me the moeny and i'll send their release?

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Legalease

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My husband died April 28,2016.. Yesterday a letter from a

My husband died April 28,2016.. Yesterday a letter from a collection agency saying my husband had a debt of $15,000 came addressed to him. The letter said because of the age of the debt, he could not be sued. I really knew nothing about the credit card but when I was cleaning his office I found a letter from a collection agency dated2011. How do I respond to this letter? Funds that will go to probate are limited and will pay hospital bills.JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: South CarolinaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Not about this. The letter came yesterdayJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Not really. I have an attorney who is handling probate.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Estate Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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RobertJDFL

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In figuring the value of an estate, how are dividends

In figuring the value of an estate, how are dividends declared but not paid treated? One firm, Charles Schwab, says the amount is added to the assets. I think they're excluded, because they are already included in the x-dividend value of the stock and will later become income to the cash basis estate. Seems like Schwab's method results in double taxation unless you do a manual adjustment somewhere.

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Attorney2

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When figuring my brother's estate would income tax come off

when figuring my brother's estate would income tax come off estate value? in other words if the estate was 180,000.00 and he had tax bills of 70,000.00 would the estate be worth 110,000.00? So would the probate lawyer charge my 3% of 180.000.00 or 3% of 110,000.00?

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LegalGems

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I have a question regarding my Aunt's state, on the

Good afternoon, I have a question regarding my Aunt's state, on the previous questions I asked what to do regarding my Aunt's state, I am the executor and also the heir, now this is what I would like to know, Can I buy the house back in my name without Estate Recovery come after me for their whole amount, what is owed to them is 306,000 and Reverse Mortgage is 220,000, if Reverse Mortgage gets paid, and the rest goes to Estate Recovery, would it matter who is buying the house even if it's me, please advice

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Attorney2

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I have a will but not an estate plan. When I die what

I have a will but not an estate plan. When I die what happens to my house mortgage? I am single and my children do not want the house and there is not enough equity to sell. Can I just have my children give it back to the lender without effecting their inheritance?

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Legalease

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What is the lowest amount estate, is it expensive? Problem

what is the lowest amount for an estate, is it expensive? Problem - rent refund and deposit were returned to the estate of. ....

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J. Warren

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My Aunt passed away in March and left me as her Executor,

My Aunt passed away in March and left me as her Executor, but as I am going through paperwork, I found out my Uncle was receiving Medical while in a convalescent home for a few years, my question is, my Aunt had to do a Reverse Mortgage to pay off my Uncle's family members after he passed away, according to their will at that time, after his death she went ahead and did another will and changed to only her name on the deed, but now I don't know if Estate Recovery will take money from the house because of my Uncle's medical bills, I have to decide what to do whether to keep the house or sell but need to let Reverse Mortgage know ASAP, what should I doJA: When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.Customer: OkayJA: OK. The Estate Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: I have talked to 2 different lawyers and they both sent me to a different type of lawyer, one to a Medical lawyer and the other one to a Probate lawyer, which I don;t thik I needJA: Is there anything else important you think the Estate Lawyer should know?Customer: My Uncle was in the Convalescent home for 6 years and as I said just found out it was through Medical that was paying for his care, and my Aunt did the Reverse Mortgage in order to pay off his family and be able to stay in her house, I am the one one that she left in the will as her beneficiary, but I feel with my Uncle so many years in a nursing home and with what is owed to Reverse Mortgage I may not have anything left for me, should I even bother to stress over thisJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Estate Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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Maverick

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Mother is about to embark surgery and she has

Mother is about to embark for massive surgery and she has requested that I begin the process to develop her documents that include will, and power of attorney. Since I will be the one chosen to accomplish this and am the delegate for power over her estate, could I be approached to cover her post mortem debts?

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Dwayne B.

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