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Small Estate Administrative Attorney Charlotte NC

Small Estate Administration Charlotte NC

Small Estate Administration

If the decedent owned few assets, it may be possible to avoid the probate process. In many states, a "small estate administration" is available. Usually, in order to qualify for a small estate administration, the decedent's assets must not include real estate and must be worth less than a threshold amount determined by the state. If a small estate administration is applicable, the parties who are entitled to receive the decedent's assets may collect those assets by way of an "affidavit," a sworn statement that is filed with the court. Even in a small estate proceeding, though, the decedent's creditors may need to be paid from the assets before any estate assets are distributed.

Landon A Dunn, Attorney at Law can help you with Small Estate Administration and other aspects of Estate Administration.

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 624 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Suite 300 A Matthews, NC 28105
 704-688-0505
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