Q: How can i go about claiming my deceaced father inheritance if im the next of kin
A: I am sorry for your loss. To claim an inheritance the procedures are different depending on who has the asset, what kind of asset and how title is held among other questions. I encourage you to contact a focused California probate attorney for more info. Good luck.
The answer to your question depends on: (1) whether your father lived in California and, if so, if the total value of his assets exceeds $184,500; (2) whether your father had a trust, will, or no estate planning; and (3) if your father was married at the time of his death. Since we don’t have the answers to these questions, you should contact a probate attorney for assistance. Best wishes!
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