Pennsylvania Register of Wills Process?

Answer The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's legal probate process requires named executors to probate decedents' wills after their deaths. The costs of probate in Pennsylvania are less expensive than the co... Read More »

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How to Register Wills in Philadelphia County?

When someone dies, a standard legal procedure is to register the will or settle the estate through probate. In Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, the Register of Wills office oversees this process.... Read More »

Pennsylvania Law on Wills?

When a person dies, he wants to know that his final wishes will be carried out. The way to do this is with a legal will. In Pennsylvania, state law dictates the procedure and allowable content of... Read More »

Who is the register of wills in Durham, North Carolina?

There is no Register of Wills for the city of Durham, North Carolina. All wills must be filed with the Durham Country Clerk of Superior Court. Any powers of attorney must be filed with the Durham C... Read More »

Do all wills have to be probated in Pennsylvania?

In Pennsylvania, after the creator of the will has dies, the will must go into probate to make sure it is valid and that all of the deceased's debts and state taxes get paid. Probate also insures t... Read More »