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Does the money in a account of a deceased person and a joint owner go to the estate of the deceased or to the joint owner?

Joint ownership determines the distribution of an account upon death; in other words the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 29 days ago

Land Trust Set-Up

No, an executrix cannot put the property into a land trust without the consent …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

In Alabama, if a person dies with a POA, does the oldest son become the executor of the estate?

A power of attorney has no effect on what happens after a person dies; …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Aged Parent Estate Planning

ANY change or transaction, including making you a joint owner of any of these …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

How can I open a case for my parents assets when my sister has possession of them?

I am so sorry for your loss.  Furst understand that a Power of Attorney …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 months ago