Q: what is the next step after i have been awarder the administrator of my Mom's Estate by the courts
have sent out the letter of interested parties. have created a bank account in my Moms name / estae of to depost 2 checks made out to her estate.
A: Managing a decedent's estate is not like following a recipe to bake a cake. If you are not going to hire an estate lawyer, then you need to download and read all the brochures on estate administration available on the Register of Wills website, as well as make appointments with the ROW to discuss how to fill in all the required forms. If you find that the administrative requirements are overwhelming or too confusing, then it is time to retain experienced estate counsel.
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