MY SISTERS DISTRIBUTED FUNDS FROM MY MOTHER'S BANK ACCT. AND INSURANCE TO WE SIBLINGS WITH A LETTER SAYING ALL TAXES WERE

Asked over 1 year ago - Boulder, CO

WERE REMOVED FROM THE LUMP SUM BEFORE DIVISION.$7000 OF MY SHARE HASN'T ARRIVED. BOTH SISTERS SENT LETTERS FORBIDDING ME ANY CONTACT WITH THEM AND MENTIONED UNNAMED ATTORNEY AND ACCOUNTANT,ONE USING ONLY A P.O.BOX. LAST YEAR I CONTACTED THE B.I.A. BECAUSE OF HER TRICKING THE N.A.TRIBE INTO SENDING MY YEARLY LAND REIMBURSEMENT MONEY TO HER IN A DIFFERENT STATE TO HER EX MOTHER IN LAWS ADDRESS.BEFORE SHE DIED MY MOTHER SAID SHE LEFT A $50,000 BANK ACCT WITH ME NAMED AS PAY UPON DEATH.THE BANKS WON'T RELEASE INFO OTHER THAN TO EXECUTOR.NO WILL EVER FILED.CAN YOU ADVISE?

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  1. Daniel Lee O'Neil

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    Answered . Dana very gently set out that there are a lot of very complicated issues. To preserve your own interests seek out a local probate attorney ASAP - bring all correspondence and documentation you can round out, and put together a detailed timeline with all relevant information if you have time. Don't put this off another day, get the ball rolling with an attorney ASAP

    Best of luck

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  2. Dana Whitney Atchley

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    Answered . About the only useful advice anyone here can give you, based on the very complicated facts you've described, is that you need to consult with a competent local probate or estate attorney immediately. There are simply too many complicated facts, and too much at risk, to try and do this yourself based on answers you get from people for free online.

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  3. Jeffrey Anton Collins

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    Answered . I agree. And please be prepared with full documentation. It will help.

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