Raleigh, NC asked in Estate Planning for North Carolina

Q: Trying to close estate of my father who died 5 years ago. He died with two assets, an old car and motorcycle in parts.

We sold them to cover cremation and memorial. We have gone to the court four times. The clerk keeps sending us out to get proof we can't get, like registration of car sold to guy in SC. Our mother has a very old joint debt with our deceased father. She has paid 3000.00 to resolve this but they won't finish until estate is closed. How do we get it closed? What document proves it is closed?

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Kelli Y Allen

Answered
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: At this point, you probably need to seek assistance from a probate attorney just to get this resolved and the estate closed.

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