Q: I have filled out a statutory short form power of attorney in Ct. Is this legal and binding?
I will. have this form notarized with two witnesses. Do I still need to go to a lawyer.? Thank you for your time
A: You should be all set. Just make sure you understand that the initial powers, usually on the first page, are all included unless you cross them out, but the optional estate planning powers are not included unless you initial next to them to add them in.
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