Orlando, FL asked in Probate for Ohio

Q: After approval of inventory in an estate,what happens next? What exactly does that mean?

Family member passed away April 28 2019. Inventory was approved 9 26 2019.

Is the probate process almost done?

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Mary Ellen Leslie Esq.
Mary Ellen Leslie Esq.
  • Probate Lawyer
  • New Albany, OH
  • Licensed in Ohio

A: The approval of the inventory means that the court has approved the assets that the executor has identified. Then, after administrative costs and claims have been paid, the remainder is distributed to the beneficiaries/heirs, and an account is submitted to the court for approval, before the estate can be closed.

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