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The Virginia Department of Health is of course closed over

The Virginia Department of Health is of course closed over the weekend, but the website states only close family members can obtain a death certificate- spouse, children, etc. They have been divorced for many years.She has been to the office that handles the titles many times ( Sorry, I am in Virginia, and not FL, so we are corresponding by phone), and was told that a death certificate was required from the deceased parent, to prove she is the sole survivor. How does she file such an affidavit? What office? Will they still require a death certificate?

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My sister has died, There is no spouse or children, no

Hi. My sister has died, There is no spouse or children, no parents, just 2 brothers. She probably only has a few dollars in her account, and a wreck of a car. Can we just give everything to Goodwill and call it done, or do we have to get a hearing and file a small estate affidavit?JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: This is in Texas.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No I haven't.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: No.

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Roger

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My daughter-in-law's sister has not received the required

My daughter-in-law's sister has not received the required monthly payments from the administrator for the last four months, and the administrator will not answer any phone calls except to say "Do not contact me anymore". The sister lives in Thailand, and the administrator is in Idaho. The administrator is the brother of the deceased, and the sister is the wife of the deceased. The wife is the only living heir; half of the entire insurance money went to the estate of the administrator's mother (who is deceased and was the only other heir). The other half is supposed to go to the sister on a monthly basis. The insurance money comes from Caterpillar Company in Singapore and is deposited in the administrators bank account.JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: The contract was signed by one heir and the administrator in Thailand and the other heir signed in Idaho. The Caterpillar legal counsel also signed the contract - but I don't know where he was when he signed.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No because we were advised by relative to try to find one in Idaho who can serve papers on administrator.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: That the administrator does not like the sister. Also the marriage license in from Thailand.

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My father purchased a dog while living with his girlfriend.

My father purchased a dog while living with his girlfriend. They were married 2 years later. My father has since passed away and leaving a will stating that his personal property is left to his children. Is his dog considered personal property or community property?JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: TexasJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Not about this specifically -- i am not the executer of the estate -- just an heir.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Not that I can think of -- thank you.

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Roger

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Real estate in Alabama,jointly owned with right of

Real estate in Alabama,jointly owned with right of survivorship. Both parties pass with 120 hours. Both parties had 2 children from previous marriage. Who gets what?

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Dwayne B.

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My dad owes a inhertiance tax for a house around 350000 how

My dad owes a inhertiance tax for a house around 350000 how much would he pay thanks lives in pa

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Barrister

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My grandfather( deceased in 2002, age 99) had producing oil/

My grandfather( deceased in 2002 , age 99) had producing oil/ gas minerals in a trust which was created by his father .. some of the minerals are still producing and the oil companies are collecting revenues and dispersing to the correct heirs , but the checks are made out to my grandfather's original trust , and the banks won't cash the checks for that reason ( and some of the oil companies are not disbursing but holding the revenues in suspense for same reason) .. they are requiring that we dissolve the trust and furnish them correct title information as to the heirs ( which we can do ) ; so my question is how do we dissolve said trust - all assets and venue are in Texas ...

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Damien Bosco

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In arizona if one party, married at the time now deceased,

in arizona if one party, married at the time now deceased, leaves property to a family friend but specifies only after the spouse death can the benfeciary take possesion of that property what takes place if the spouse creates a living trust as a widow leaving that property to one of their family member. The deceased spouse did not inform his wife that he had formally given the property to the friend in a will that was notorized.

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If a beneficiary of an estate is deceased and the original

If a beneficiary of an estate is deceased and the original will says that there portion will be distributed to their heirs how does the distribution go.JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: I am not the one handling it but my brother in law is and he has turned things over to an attorney. My children will be my ex-husbands heirs and I just want to know if it will only go to the surviving son or if the grandkids will be recipients also.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: not that I can think of.

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Loren

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