My sister moved into my parents home (rental in OHIO) and never changed to water bill account. She recently passed away and had no money or real assets left after funeral expenses. Final water reading shows balance of $463.88 (apparent leak after...
Who owns the real estate and what is the plan for it moving forward (sell, transfer, etc.)? The bill likely will have to be satisfied out of any proceeds arising out of the sale of the real estate. If you are going to walk away from the real estate because it has no value in excess of liens on it, then you have no obligation to pay it.See question
2012 Transfer-On-Death Designation Affidavit, deceased passed 2015, need to take ownership of the property as soon as possible. Transfer-On-Death Designation Affidavit is filed and recorded at the court house.
You need to file an Affidavit if Confirmation (with a certified copy of the Certificate of Death). You also need to file a Notice to Medicaid Estate Recovery Of Pending Transfer of Property by Transfer on Death Deed. Finally, you'll need to fill out a Form DTE 100(EX) and file it with the County Auditor prior to recording the Affidavit. The total cost for transfer and recording should be $36.50.See question
Would I be entitled to the house since it also my residence
Is this question asked in relation to Medicaid and a stay in a skilled nursing facility? If so, get a statement from a doctor that verifies that but for your caregiving your parent would have to have gone into the SNF at least 2 years ago.
If this is a question in relation to inheritance rights, then your caregiving likely has nothing to do with who gets the Homs at death. But you might have some claim against the EstateSee question
We would like to know the appropriate lawyer and documents needed to established who will take care of our daughters in the event that something should happen to both of us, while also ensuring any of our assets are manage appropriately for our ch...
Do not rely upon a Will. A Living Trust-based estate plan is the solution for your situation. That plan should include powers of attorney for finances and health and a living will.See question
Her possessionson go to her grandson. Who gets the house
If you mean she executed and recorded a Transfer on Death Deed (or a Transfer on Death Designation Affidavit), then that document will control and the Will cannot alter that Deed/Affidavit transfer.See question
The major inheritor of my brother's will dies before she presents the will to probate court. My brother left his estate to an ex-girlfriend, he later realized his mistake and wanted to exclude her in favor of his own family, but he died before he ...
It all depends upon the language in the Will. Without any express provision to the contrary, it is probable that all assets will go to the Estate of the ex-girlfriend. But express language in the Will could change that outcome. This is not likely, but it is a possibility. Take a copy of the Will to an experienced probate attorney in Stark county. Use the "Find a Lawyer box at the top of this site to locate one.See question
When there is not a will left by your deceased parent and their assets (home, cars, household & personal belongings) are put into probate. Do you (surviving adult children) have the opportunity to pay off all their debts first, in order to keep pr...
Generally, probate does not "force" any action, though steps required by statute to be taken must be performed in a timely fashion.
There are many more facts that must be known before any meaningful answer can be given. Based upon the minimal facts provided, it is clear that you need the assistance of an experienced probate attorney. Use the "Find an Attorney" box at the top of the web page to locate one in the county where probate is being filed.See question
...meaning, nothing in the will was mentioned about money, bank accounts, etc. What happens to the money? If money isn't mentioned in the will, does that mean the living heir gets it?
Without seeing the exact language of the Will, no worthwhile answer can be provided. But, if there is no mention of specific dollars or accounts, then it is likely those will be a part of the residuary estate and they will be disposed of as the Will directs (as you describe it, yes, to the Executor).See question
My older sister forged a fake will of my father. Then she and my other sister transferred his farm into my younger sister's name without having me sign anything, probably forging my signature as well. Now my younger sister passed away and her husb...
Get thee to a probate attorney ASAP. Your facts are so intricate that competent counsel is essential. Use the "Find an Attorney" box at the top of the web page.See question
Will set up payment schedule, IRS AFR rate compliant, get IRS forms for interest For buyer deductions and lender interest income. Do I need more?
Positively consult an attorney. The fee you pay the attorney will be far less than the cost of any mistake you make doing this yourself. If you don't have the time/money to do it right the first time, where will you find the time/money to fix the problems?See question