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How Can I Contest a Will?

Posted on March 29, 2013 by Boyer Law Firm, P.L.

Challenging a will is not an easy thing because the court views a will as the last wishes and voice of the decedent. Anyone who may have something to gain from the estate has a right to contest a will, but they must have the grounds to do so. A person may challenge a will … Read more

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Tags: Estate Planning for Florida | Florida Probate & Inheritance

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Holographic Wills: A Bad Idea

Posted on February 25, 2013 by Boyer Law Firm, P.L.

A holographic will, or handwritten will, is valid in Florida only if it meets specific requirements set forth by law. These requirements include that the will meets specific execution standards, is properly witnessed, and names beneficiaries. If the document does not meet these standards, the will cannot be used in the probate process, giving the … Read more

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It is very important to keep your estate plan updated. There are many factors and life events that affect your estate plan which is why you should keep it updated. Large estates (those over the applicable exclusion amount) should be reviewed every year. All other estates should be reviewed every four years. You should also … Read more

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