Your aunt's will determines who inherits. If she never had any children and she was not married when she died, her parents will inherit. If her parents are dead, her siblings inherit. If the deceased siblings has children, those children will inherit their parent's share.
My mom died with out a will. For the last five years, I have been living with her and assisting with her care. She had told me it was her wish for me to be her executor of her estates when she passes. I do have two other sibling so I was not quite sure which forms and procures I need to go through... Read more »
Executor is also a major beneficiary. Also beneficiaries are my 2 sisters, step sister and me. Business manager owns a competing business and we feel there is a conflict of interest in his being executor. The business manager was left Dad's house plus ownership of the business, which he must... Read more »
You should have already hired a probate lawyer with experience not only in probate law, but also business law, to get this moving. The business could easily be run into the ground depriving you and your family of an inheritance. You need to file the will for probate and get the court involved...Read more »
Without "enlightened conscience of jury", how to allocate fairly to both estate and WD claims in order to satisfy equitably the heirs. Isn't there some sort of protocol or "golden rule"? Being a heir, I cannot decide things like pain and suffering prior to death and the... Read more »
You, unfortunately, are in a conflicted situation if there is a will and it directs the estate to be divided differently than the intestate laws provide. As an heir, you do not have any decisions to make. Only the personal representative of the estate can allocate money to the estate, or at least...Read more »
I got legal custody of my nephew when he was two and a half, he was in foster care since he was about six weeks old. He died in a car accident in July, he was 21 and had no will. I have requested to become administrator of his estate, my brother signed the form, my nephew's mother refuses... Read more »
I don't like not giving advice when someone writes in and ask for it, but your questions are too complex to give a general answer to. A lawyer experienced in probate law needs to examine all the wills and the dates of death of all concerned to give you a firm answer as to who is entitled to...Read more »
My father made a will 1 year before he died. The will is going to one of his friends. He mentioned mY brother on the will as a listed child; however, he didn’t mention me at all! Does it worth it to object on this will?
You will need to ask an attorney from the state where your father was living when he died. In Georgia, the only way for an omitted child to get back in a will is if the child can prove the parent thought the child was dead.
and my brother. However, my brother also died intestate and had no kids, and died months before my father. Would the amount of money left to my brother be given to me, or my mother since she is still living? My mother has been divorced from my father since 2002. We live in Georgia.
If you are listed as beneficiary, then you are entitled to your share of the accounts on which you are a beneficiary. Whether the listing of your brother as a beneficiary and he died before your means his heirs get the money or you get the money depends on the wording of the beneficiary statement....Read more »
A husband and wife own retail property in Cobb Co and reside in Paulding. The husband dies and leaves his half ownership to his son. The will was probated in Paulding for the home. Searching property records, the deceased husband is still listed as owner on the Cobb commercial building. Does this... Read more »
You probate a will only in the county where the deceased lived. Once you probate the will, the executor then transfers the real estate wherever it is in Georgia to the designated beneficiaries. Until that is done, the executor still has work to do.
Is the new tractor part of the will even though it was bought after the Will was made? The older tractor was sold many years ago. The will just says tractor and has no identification number or make and model.
I have lived with her at her house since the 70's. I have paid the taxes every year and taken care of the property. She passed away in 2001. Since there is no will and the other siblings will not agree. Can I do an adverse take over or color of code. Is there anything I can do since I pay the... Read more »
Probably not. You are going to have to open her estate and then have a battle with your siblings about who gets the house, who gets reimbursed for paying bills related to the house, who owes rent for living in the house, etc. This will be very complex litigation and could be quite costly. Be...Read more »
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