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I need to find out if NOLO is presenting correct information
I need to find out if NOLO is presenting correct information regarding intestate succession law in AR or if AR is presenting correct information regarding the following scenario: Arkansas is denying an heir's unclaimed property claim because the heir is not a "fit" in their 7-tiered Descent Table. NOLO states, however, that a "sibling of a spouse who dies before you do" can inherit if no other family can be found. Arkansas Unclaimed Property is mute on this.
My dad died leaving 10 acers of land to my mon. She died in
My dad died leaving 10 acers of land to my mon. She died in 2012 never changing it to her name. I am catching up the past couple years taxes ( where a brother of mine said he was paying but didnt). Dad had an illigitamate son. ( i dont think dad was on his birth certificate- he has a different last name- we only knew of him when we got older). I wanna put the land in my moms 9 kids name all together so grandchildren will always have somewhere ( as my mom wanted). What do i do? Is illigitamste son an heir? Do i have to include him? We dont want to. What steps do i take to go forward? Also since i am paying taxes does that give me say in what happens? Someone said the taxpayer has right to sign land over by themselves? Any truth to that. (I still want it in my mons 9 kids name, even if i haf more say). Thanks. Please help im lost. Elexandra
need to know about living issue. Third cousin is deceased,
need to know about living issue. Third cousin is deceased, he had no one but 6 third cousins. One is from my fathers sister (she is an only child). the other 5 are me and my siblings. We are all equally related to my third cousing. Our parents have been deceased over 60 years. Should this third cousins assests be distibuted equally among the remaining third cousings?
I feel that my in-laws are still technically considered family
I feel that my in-laws are still technically considered family even though my husband has been deceased since 1994. My friend says this is not the case. There is no estate involved but I did have a son with this man and he is close to his aunts and uncles. I am also very close to. My problems that I have a friend who insists that when my husband died technically they are no longer considered part of my family. Please tell me who is correct.
How must a successor trustee of an irrevocable Florida trust
How must a successor trustee of an irrevocable Florida trust proceed when a per capita beneficiary of the trust is deceased? The trust document specifies that should a beneficiary predecease distribution, his or her gift shall lapse and become part of the per stipes distribution to the remaining beneficiaries. Is this still proper and legal under current Florida law?
parent passes away, spouse predeceased. child 1 is
Example:parent passes away, spouse predeceased. child 1 is apponted personal rep of The Will. Residuary Esate to be divided equally between Childs 1, 2 & 3 per stirpes not per capita. Does this mean Child 1 has All Control until death or can childs 2 & 3 demand their shares before child 1 dies?
My mother filed a medical malpractice lawsuit prior to herView more legal questions
My mother filed a medical malpractice lawsuit prior to her death in 2008. We are no at the end and the medical suit has been settled. The problems lies in the fact that my stepfather (her husband at the time of her death) filed a Chapter 13 bankruptcy in May of 2011 due to financial harship and loss of my mother's income. There are three heirs to my mothers settlement money. My stepfather, my brother and me. The proceeds will be divided as follows: My stepfather gets 50%, my brother and I are to receive 25% each, after the atty's fees are deducted, of course. My stepfather proceeds to tell me that a larger percentage of the settlement funds has to go into an annuity per Indiana State Law. I have never heard of such a thing and need to know if this is true? Who decides what type of annuity? Does this have anything to do with his bankruptcy filing?