Q: In utah my stepmother and father co-owned an LLC.Father died. Is the LLC added to the total estate or is it separate?
In Utah this is important because anything inherited by my stepmother through joint tenancy offsets what she would inherit of my father's other assets that were solely in his name.
You should look to the operating agreement (if there is one) to see how the decedent member's interest is handled. If there isn't one, then an LLC interest is considered personal property and if acquired during marriage would be considered as being held in joint tenancy.
I hope this helps.
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