Q: I'm the executor of my Dad's will, but I live out of state and we haven't filed it yet with the court.
Can my son deal with paying current costs, like for the funeral, right now - he lives in state - even though the will hasn't been filed yet?
A: Yes, your son should be able to front the costs and then get reimbursed accordingly. However, I urge you to consult with a probate attorney in the County where the probate will be commenced so that the will can be reviewed and a more specific response can be provided on all the related matters including the costs of administration, funeral costs and the reimbursement process on the same.
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