Financial Gift After Death of Parent?

Answer If one of your parents has died and you are left money, there will be tax implications involved with that gift. Depending on how much that gift is worth and whether you have a surviving parent, you... Read More »

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Financial Steps After the Death of a Spouse?

Couples at the altar vow they will be married to each other "until death do us part." Death always seems distant until it strikes. Aside from the emotional upheaval, surviving spouses must also dea... Read More »

How Can I Transfer Titles After the Death of a Parent?

When a parent dies, the family will have to take legal steps to transfer property titles to the surviving spouse and/or children. Even if the decedent leaves a last will and testament passing an au... Read More »

Thank-You Note Ideas After the Death of a Parent?

Thank-you cards should be sent to anyone who has made a contribution (including sending a card) or helped out the family during grieving, as well as the clergy and the pall bearers, according to Ro... Read More »

How do siblings file for parent assets after death with no will?

Petition the court to open the estate. They can ask that one of the children be appointed as the executor. The court will issue a letter of authorization to the executor to inventory and clear ou... Read More »