Jerseyville, IL asked in Estate Planning for Missouri

Q: In Missouri does a last will and testament have to be probated

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Donald Joseph Quinn
Donald Joseph Quinn
  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Kansas City, MO
  • Licensed in Missouri

A: The real question is, is there any probate left in the decedent, (testator)'s name alone on his date of death? If so, the will should probably be probated. You need to retain independent counsel to determine whether the will should be "probated" or not.

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