The simplest way to determine whether property must go through probate is to ask whether you would need the deceased person’s signature in order to transfer title.
Articles about Taxes
Administering an estate is not always an easy process. This is especially true when the estate holds an interest a business, as several issues can arise.
What are some of the tax mistakes that fiduciaries make with regard to tax returns of a trust or estate? Here are eight common examples.
Estate taxes are an important aspect of the administration of an estate in California. View here for more information from a probate attorney in San Diego.
Probate administration attorney Scott Grossman in San Diego describes how to file a final income tax return and order our free book on California probate law.
Successor trustees have important responsibilities as they administer trusts. One such duty is to file the necessary estate and income taxes. Learn more here.
Personal representatives may have many different types of tax liabilities during an administration. View here for more from a probate attorney in San Diego.
Temecula trust and probate litigation attorney Scott Grossman explains what ancillary probate is, and when it is required.