If you are the executor, you pay yourself the executor fees from the estate. The court does not pay you the fee. The court does not tell you to take the fee. That is something you need to handle with full disclosure to the beneficiaries.
as my sisters sole caregiver can i not claim a share of her estate, she owned her home but had no will she was estranged from her daughter am i not entitled to compensation for the 20 plus years i took care of her why should a neglectful daughter get everything when she never showed her mother any... Read more »
I assume the Will is on file in the Gordon County Probate Court and the person who died is in Cobb County? If so, file your petition in Cobb and ask the court to contact Gordon County to have the will sentr to Cobb .
While you do not ask a question, I assume you want to know what to do. Until your father passes away and his will is offered for probate there is nothing you can do. Once the will is offered for probate, you should challenge the will by filing a Caveat to it in the probate court where the will is...Read more »
Your sister must follow the will. If there is no Will, then the court will have to appoint an Administrator to handle the estate. The court will appoint whomever the majority of heirs selects to be administrator.
If he is selling assets, it sounds like his name is on the accounts along with your mom. Otherwise, he would not be able to sell the assets. Therefore, you need to figure out if his name is no the accounts you are worried about.
First of all, the exact language in the will controls. Usually, just one sentence from the will is not sufficient to interpret the will. That said, the spouse is an heir, and is the primary heir. Assuming multiple children exist as heirs, they all stand on equal footing and the property should be...Read more »
I filed an Objection, however I do not have the means for an attorney. Can I withdraw my objection or does it matter at this point? Also, does that mean that there will not be any probate if she is awarded the entire estate?
You should have been conducting discovery in order to prove that the year's support is unwarranted. This will be a real trial sort of like you see on TV. You really ought to have a lawyer although at this point, it might be too late.
You are a tenant in the house and can stay until you are evicted. You cannot be evicted until someone is in charge of the estate. Once an executor or personal representative is in charge, that person can begin eviction proceedings. You will need to pay the utility bills to keep the utilities on....Read more »
You did not mention whether your children are adults or minors. If adults, they need to file a petition for settlement of accounts with the probate court that issued letters. You probably should consult with an attorney specializing in probate work for assistance.
Prior to them consulting the ward. Law states that 60 days after appointed over ward either by hand delivered or date stamped mail they are to sit with ward listen to them & inventory assets. They have not even contacted ward & 60 days are up however she closed all the accounts leaving... Read more »
And is that considered the 60 days from served documents the notice put shows no letters from the courts that were to be mailed or hand delivered? Conservator hasn't as much called or anything to see what he needs but closed all His accounts leaving him w no $ not even being to get gas to... Read more »
She only has about $1500 in account. She needs to pay her soc sec back, her cable, phone and water bill. She may also have medical bills left. Hoping her $1500 will cover it. But the bank said I need to go through probate in order to allow the bank to pay the bills. What if she has passed... Read more »
The land was in his and his brothers name the home his only he was legally still married but separated for over 25 yrs. He wanted me to always have a home here for long as I wanted if he died. Can his family kick me out and things we bought while together do I have to let them take it all
Depending on how the land was held with his brother, the land now belongs to the brother or still remains in your boyfriend's name. Without a will from your boyfriend leaving you property, you will not inherit anything. Further, whomever does inherit will be able to evict you from the...Read more »
I filled this Caveat with Gordon County probate Court I did this with information from the internet .. My mother died my evil sister made her sign a will all it said is everything is my sisters .. My mom would have never done this , A\ll the family members agree and have exabits in what I filled...... Read more »
First, a computer cannot contain an original will. It might contain a copy of an original will, but an original will is the actual one signed by your mother. As for your other questions, it takes a lot of evidence to overcome a will. You will need an attorney to make your case for you. These cases...Read more »
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