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If a spouse passes away and there is 300 acres of property

If a spouse passes away and there is 300 acres of property but was not in the survivors name and was not mentioned in a will, what happens with the property? Does it go to the estate?

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Christopher B, Esq

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Does putting Real estate in a irrevocable trust change Prop

does putting Real estate in a irrevocable trust change Prop 13 status?JA: Estate laws vary by state. What state are you in?Customer: CA.JA: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?Customer: ?? Prop 13 is a tax law in CA. Does the use of A Trust change the status of the taxs. Is it sale?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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Following the death of my mom who was the trustee of her

Following the death of my mom who was the trustee of her trust I need to retitle her nevada property held in the trust to have my wife appointed as successor trustee as stipulated under the trust deed. I assume it is like CA and you need to file a Affadavit of Death of Trustee and perhaps change of ownership? Can you confirm? KevinJA: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?Customer: Trust Deed naming wife as Successor Trustee on death and death certificate.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: We like to make sure that wife is properly empowered to dispose of property on behalf of beneficiaries and we like to maintain the right of the beneficiary to have the benefit of property tax at deceased mother's rate which is normally done in CA by filing a claim for reassessment exclusion as transfer between a parent and child. Kevin

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My ex-spouse died on Sunday. We have a 15 year old daughter.

my ex-spouse died on Sunday. We have a 15 year old daughter. He was awarded property with divorce settlement. I continue to pay the mortgage. He had some shady property agreement that he told me before he died that he did not receive the 30K as stated on the agreement. I wish to dispute the agreement for the benefit of my daughter to inherit the property.JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: FloridaJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: No, need death certificate from medical examiner.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Not that I can think of.

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I am 76 years old and was married to my husband f0r 60 years

I am 76 years old and was married to my husband f0r 60 years until he died in August 2015. I have been living by my self and driving and doing everything else for my self. Some how I got stuck with a conservator shortly after his death. The only thing she does for me is take my money and pays my bills I have always been and still can pay my own bills. How can i get rid of this so called conservator and continue on with my life before I pass on.JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: MichiganJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I am not sure what you meanJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: My credit score has always been very high until she decided she had to pay my bills.

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I am an heir in a 2010 FL will that was overlooked. The

I am an heir in a 2010 FL will that was overlooked. The benefits were distributed to another party with a 1998 will. How long do I have to contest the will that was superseded by the later will?

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Father dies leaving one of two sons to inherit home

Father dies leaving one of two sons to inherit home (paid-off) and one as independent executor. Four years have passed and son's cannot agree on how to liquidate the asset. What are the options. Can independent executor award full ownership to one son?JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: TexasJA: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?Customer: Death certicate, will, Letter of TestimentaryJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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I am a 26 year old college student with a part time job to

I am a 26 year old college student with a part time job to pay for college. My father passed when I was 12, my mother just passed. She has no home, a leased car, less than 2k in medical bills, $1500 in bank card debt, $1500 in her checking, and a $15,000.00 life insurance through her employment. I am her sole beneficiary. Do I need to pay for her outstanding medical bill and credit card balance? Would I be entitled to the full amount of the life insurance policy without paying those 2 remaining bills?JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Washington StateJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: What do you mean? Her work knows and the funeral home.JA: Anything else you want the solicitor to know before I connect you?Customer: Life insurance form has been filled and mailed

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Brandon M.

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Is there a supporting document that could be added to POA

Is there a supporting document that could be added to POA that is already active to grant the agent to trasfer to himself the principle property?

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