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Leon, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)
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My mum passed the 13th September. I am bankrupt and

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Hi my mum passed the 13th September. I am bankrupt and discharge end of Jan early feb ... do I have to give my inheritance owner to the bankrupt estate .
JA: What state are you in? And has anything been officially filed?
Customer: Qld Officially filed ?
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Apparently the trustees found out re inheritance Death certificate has been filed.... yes
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No ... just the trustee, Deloitte, have sold all th properties under value etc and have never provided me with any information in relation to my bankrupt estate
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Leon replied 10 months ago.

Good Afternoon

My name is ***** ***** I am a NSW Solicitor. Thank you for your question, and will do my best to assist you with your question.

Once you are entitled to receive the estate the trustee in bankruptcy will take your share to meet your bankruptcy.

It would be in your best interests to try and reach an agreement and pay out the bankruptcy and keep your inheritance.

Otherwise they will seek orders to take it from you.

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