More Debts than Assets in an Estate
WHAT TO DO WHEN THERE ARE MORE DEBTS THAN ASSETS IN AN ESTATE What does an executor do if the debts… [more]
How Can I Pay Probate Tax?
HOW CAN I PAY PROBATE TAX? When a probate application is filed with the Superior Court in Ontario, Estate… [more]
What to do with the deceased’s cards?
ESTATE ADMINISTRATION - WHAT TO DO WITH ALL OF THE DECEASED'S CARDS? There are different requirements… [more]
How Can I Pay Funeral Expenses?
HOW CAN I PAY FUNERAL EXPENSES? When a person dies, unless they have prepaid for their funeral, this… [more]
ESTATE ADMINISTRATION - INVESTMENTS UNDER POWER OF ATTORNEY An Attorney acting under a Power of Attorney for Property is required to be careful with investments. If the Power of Attorney for Property of the incapacitated … [Read More...]
PROBATE TAX - WHAT IS IT AND HOW MUCH DOES IT COST? What is Probate tax? It is a provincial tax imposed on the deceased's estate under the control of an executor or administrator. How much will the probate tax be on an … [Read More...]
WRITING YOUR OWN WILL IS REFERRED TO AS A HOLOGRAPH WILL Contrary to popular belief, an Ontario Will may be valid even if there are no witnesses to the Will. If a Will is made entirely in the handwriting of the testator … [Read More...]