I will need more information of the case. But in general, in Puerto Rico for resign your part of the inheritance or the executor designation it has to be thru a public document before a Notary Public. If you are out of Puerto Rico and not willing to visit the Island for this purpose, you can give a...Read more »
Have you asked the bank? Usually you need at least a certified copy of the death certificate. What type of account was it? Was it a joint account with rights of survivorship or a pay on death account, or some other type of account?
In Puerto Rico, the law provides forced heirs. In general, the law reserves a minimum of 1/3 of the deceased estate to the forced heirs. A forced heir can be left out of the inheritance by disinheritance through a will and only under the grounds provided by law. If you were excluded of the...Read more »
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