How to Diversify Stocks for a Trust
Schedule K-1 for Estates and Trusts: Deductions and Credits
Personal and Household Property in Trusts

10 Common Pitfalls for Estate and Trust Administrators to Avoid

Don't miss court deadlines.

Courts hate to be ignored. Make sure that you place all the probate court’s deadlines on your calendar, circled and underlined. Even if you haven’t been able to complete the task set by the court (preparing the probate inventory, for example), showing up to explain why you’re unable to comply usually buys you additional time. Fail to appear, and the courts often demand immediate compliance.

  • Add a Comment
  • Print
  • Share

Recommends

Promoted Stories From Around The Web

blog comments powered by Disqus
What Are Estate and Trust State Intangible and Real Estate Taxes?
What Are Charitable Trusts?
Tax Forms to Know as the Fiduciary of an Estate or Trust
How to Locate a Decedent’s Assets through Tax Returns
How to Find the Estate Planning Documents