Bristol, VA asked in Estate Planning for Virginia

Q: Co-executor in VA. One lives in Hong Kong & cannot travel due to covid and family. Can he sign rights to other co-ex?

We are co-trustees and co-executor. He is willing to provide any PoA required to avoid travel? We are siblings and have no disagreement and each are 50/50 benefactors.

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Karen L. Rowell
Karen L. Rowell
  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Harrisonburg, VA
  • Licensed in Virginia

A: He should be able to sign a waiver of qualification form and allow you to qualify without him unless the Will specifies that something different happen under the circumstances that he is not able or willing to serve.

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