Our legal library contains a wealth of helpful information to help people complete the California probate process. Browse through our articles to learn about estate administration topics such as your duties as an executor, how to legally distribute assets to heirs, and how to pay taxes in accordance with the law.
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What to Know About Inventorying an Estate in California If you have been appointed the representative of a California estate, inventorying the decedent’s assets is among your most important responsibilities.
Settling Debt on a California Estate Whenever someone dies and leaves behind an estate in California, there’s the possibility creditors could make claims on the inheritance.
An Overview of California’s Probate Process If you’ve been made a custodian of a will or representative of an estate, you need to know California’s deadlines and expectations for probate. Learn more here.
Marshalling and Managing Estate Assets When you’ve been entrusted to manage an estate, you must gather all the deceased’s properties and create an inventory and appraise their value.