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Party enters a corporate safe deposite box after owner dies

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party enters a corporate safe deposite box after owner dies and when does one inherit assets from death..is it the date of death or later
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A person inherits property when the estatet goes through some form of probate, a representative is appointed and they convey the property from the estate to the heir, beneficiary or legatee.

With a safe deposit box, a bank would not let a stranger access it unless the paperwork provided for a right of survivorship. In the case of survivorship the asset title transfers automatically at the time of death.

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