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Estate administration might be a complex undertaking

| May 19, 2017 | Estate Administration

The administrator of an estate has a lot of duties to fulfill. We recently discussed the duties of the administrator when the decedent has debts. This is only one consideration that the administrator has to think about. We understand how it might be a bit overwhelming to have to deal with the duties of estate administration when you are still trying to deal with your loved one’s death.

We are here to help you learn about what duties you have as the administrator. We will also help you to learn about the ways that you might be able to get your duties done.

Some jobs, such as paying the bills, might seem easy enough. But, what if you have to find a lost heir or a hidden asset? These aren’t easy tasks at all. We can help you to find methods that might unearth the hidden assets or missing heirs.

We understand that most people don’t expect to have to handle the duties of an estate executor. This can mean that you aren’t really prepared for the duties. We can work with you to ensure that your legal obligations are met and that your loved one’s wishes are carried out in accordance with the law.

The last thing that you want to happen is a mistake that causes the estate to lose money or that causes the heirs to wait longer for what is rightfully theirs. We can help you learn about New Jersey estate administration so that you aren’t left in the dark about what you need to do to get everything taken care of in a timely manner.

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