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Can the executor to a probated Will be changed without a lawyer?

You won't need an attorney to change the executor of your uncle's estate.  Since …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 days ago

Is the executor's fee NYS based on the gross or the net of the estate?

Executor fees are paid on the gross value of the estate, not on the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 18 days ago

What is the difference between an executor and a personal representative?

As a general rule, an executor is the person/entity named in a Will to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Is a wife responsible for her deceased husband's personal debt and medical bills?

1) Often, a spouse is responsible for his/her deceased spouse's medical bills: medical care …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Does a Will Expire?

Wills do not expire. As a matter of fact, many are years old by …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago