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If I add my 3 adult children on the title to my real estate as joint tenants, will that help to avoid probate?

Putting your children on your title as joint tenents will help avoid probate only …

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Law Office Of Anne Brady answered 9 hours ago

If my son's father died about a 1 1/2 years ago, how do we make a claim on his estate?

If you son was not specifically disinherited, you should definetly retain an attorney to …

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Christine Sabio Socrates, Atty At Law answered 3 days ago

Does a wife have to pay inheritance tax when her husband dies?

No, a wife does not pay an inheritance tax for assets received from her …

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Christine Sabio Socrates, Atty At Law answered 3 days ago

Is there a statute of limitations on distributing an estate?

Was a probate estate ever opened for your mother in law?  Was there a …

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Christine Sabio Socrates, Atty At Law answered 3 days ago

How much can a trustee charge an estate?

Typically, the trustee compensation is stated in the provisons of the trust.  If not, …

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Christine Sabio Socrates, Atty At Law answered 3 days ago