Which Type of Estates need to go through Probate

Which Type of Estates need to go through Probate

Whether probate is necessary depends on what property the decedent owned and how it was held, and on the law of state in which the decedent died and the laws of any states where the decedent held property. In general, the probate process clarifies issues in a will and...
What Is Probate?

What Is Probate?

Probate is the court-supervised transfer of property from a deceased person (decedent) to his or her heirs and beneficiaries. If the decedent had a will, the will specifies who receives the decedent’s estate. If the decedent did not make a will, state law identifies...