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Wifes mother just died and we have asked the lawyer and the
wifes mother just died and we have asked the lawyer and the executor of the estate for a copy of the trust and they keep saying they will have a meeting with everyone to go over it. We want to receive… read more
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My dad recently passed away. The home he owned was put into an irrevocable trust before he passed along with a few other things. My question is, I agreed to accept the house at FMV of $130,000. How wi… read more
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Hi, I'm in FL. my Dad passed away a year ago, left one of five siblings in charge, he has now hired my fathers attorney as his own. Once the will and trust are "settled" by "them" do the remaining fou… read more
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I have two seperate questions involving two seperate estates. First how long can a family member hold on to a will with out informing other family members of its content? It's been a month since the p… read more
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my mother had a will which stated that everything would transfer
my mother had a will which stated that everything would transfer into her trust at death. Actually, everything was already placed into the trust previous to her passing. However, we have now found, se… read more
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I am one of several equal beneficiaries of a Florida estate
I am one of several equal beneficiaries of a Florida estate that does not involve a trust, but does include personal property, stocks and bonds, a house in Florida (homesteaded). How much time should … read more
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If you have a trust that is not loaded and a pour over will, how do you get the Personnal Representative load the trust and give it to the rightful owner? If they are supposed to use the proceeds from… read more
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If I am a beneficiary of a trust set up in a will and the executor
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My father passed away with having some firearms on consignment
My father passed away with having some firearms on consignment with a gun dealer. The gun dealer is refusing to provide the estate with any documentation as to if these guns were sold and proceeds giv… read more
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