How to Use Form 2848 with Estate Form 706
How to Determine a Decedent's Domicile
How to Recognize Estate or Trust Malpractice

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


Promoted Stories From Around The Web

blog comments powered by Disqus
Making Sense of Your State's Inheritance and Estate Taxes
Invest for a Trust with Social Responsibility and Political Awareness
How to Prepare to File Tax Returns for a Decedent, Estate, or Trust
How to Deduct Administration Expenses for a Decedent, Estate, or Trust
How to Pay an Estate’s Final Administration Expenses