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Executor's Guide : Settling a Loved One's Estate or Trust (Paperback) (Mary Randolph)

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The Executor's Guide shows someone who’s wrapping up a loved one’s estate how to proceed, step by step. It explains what must be done right away and what can wait, and guides readers through a land of unfamiliar legal procedures and terminology.It covers:
  • preparing for the job of executor or trustee
  • the first steps to take
  • claiming life insurance, Social Security and other benefits
  • making sense of a will
  • what to do if there is no will
  • how to determine whether probate is necessary
  • caring for children and their property
  • taxes
  • an overview of probate court proceedings
  • dealing with family members
  • handling trusts
  • looking up your state’s laws
  • working with lawyers, appraisers, accountants and other experts The book contains tables that outline key points of each state's laws, the latest information on the new estate tax laws, and helpful worksheets.
  • Number of Pages: 496.0
    Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement, Business + Money Management
    Sub-Genre: Personal Finance / Taxation, Personal Finance / Retirement Planning, Estates + Trusts
    Series Title: Executor's Guide
    Format: Paperback
    Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
    Author: Mary Randolph
    Language: English
    Street Date: February 29, 2016
    TCIN: 51133737
    UPC: 9781413322293
    Item Number (DPCI): 248-15-8768

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