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I was looking up my 401K and could not find any reference to…

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I was looking up...

I was looking up my 401K and could not find any reference to my designated beneficiaries.

Accountant's Assistant: Estate laws vary by state. What state are you in?

california

Accountant's Assistant: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?

Just the statements with bofa of my 401K

Accountant's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Shouldn't they show up on the statement?

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Generally the statement won't contain your beneficiaries.

However, you should ensure you beneficiaries are properly designated. You may call the 401K service provider to confirm you beneficiaries.

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Tax Professional: Chad EA, CFP ®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER TM, Professional replied 4 months ago

The 401K provider may have specific forms that you need to complete to add or change beneficiary designation

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