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Q: My in laws live with us, what happens to their possessions when they die? They do not have a will

We purchased the home and 40acres of land from my in laws and they still live with us as we will be caring for them as they age. They have some larger possessions like a bulldozer, tractor, sawmill and firewood processor that are on our property. THey don't have a will and I'm wondering... View More

Anthony Wilson
Anthony Wilson
answered on Mar 22, 2021

Intestate Succession (distributing property for someone without a Will) can be a complex and messy process. If other family members exist, they may have a claim to the property that was not included in the purchase of the land - especially without a will. Additionally, depending on the value of the... View More

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