Arizona Inheritance Laws

Arizona Inheritance Laws

Arizona inheritance laws say what happens to someone’s money and property after their death. Handling assets and property distribution can get complex due to various factors. The size of the estate is one factor. (By ‘estate,’ we are referring to any assets and property that the deceased person owned in their name alone.) The deceased […]

7 Ways to Avoid Probate in Arizona

Ways to Avoid Probate in Arizona

Probate is the legal process of handling a person’s assets and liabilities after they die. It’s a way of figuring out what liabilities to pay. Then it transfers assets and property to the decedent’s heirs and beneficiaries. Keep reading to learn seven ways to avoid probate in Arizona. Generally, your assets will go through the […]

Probate Glossary

Probate Glossary

What Do Different Legal Words Mean? You may see or hear the following terms used in connection with a deceased person’s estate. This is a probate glossary of common words. If you’re confused about all the different legal words like “probate,” “personal representative,” “trustee,” you’re not alone. Hopefully this probate glossary will help. Annual Exclusion […]