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Homestead Exemption of $6,000 for surviving spouse

Birmingham, AL |

Can the sibling executor of a deceased parent be granted an exclusion from Homestead Allowance for surviving stepparent due to the will stating that the surviving spouse has been granted rights to stay in the current dwelling?

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Probably not, but please sit down with a local AL attny and go over the specifics, something may be missing from the fact pattern and your local rules may have exceptions. take care.

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